Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1951
1-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1947 1985
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1969
Ties: 1901, 1935
Dec 1950–Jan 1951
2-Month
2.57"
(65.28mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1918
Ties: 1910
Nov 1950–Jan 1951
3-Month
4.17"
(105.92mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1948 1944
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1907
Ties: 1899
Oct 1950–Jan 1951
4-Month
5.58"
(141.73mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1949 1908
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1928
Sep 1950–Jan 1951
5-Month
7.35"
(186.69mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1928
Aug 1950–Jan 1951
6-Month
8.80"
(223.52mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1928
Ties: 1971
Jul 1950–Jan 1951
7-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
9.54"
(242.32mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1928
Ties: 1974
Jun 1950–Jan 1951
8-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1916
May 1950–Jan 1951
9-Month
15.16"
(385.06mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1928
Apr 1950–Jan 1951
10-Month
16.62"
(422.15mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1950 1905
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1928
Mar 1950–Jan 1951
11-Month
18.67"
(474.22mm)
17.62"
(447.55mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1950 1937
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1928
Feb 1950–Jan 1951
12-Month
19.48"
(494.79mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1950 1932
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1928
Aug 1949–Jan 1951
18-Month
27.35"
(694.69mm)
26.64"
(676.66mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1950 1937
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1928
Feb 1949–Jan 1951
24-Month
36.30"
(922.02mm)
37.37"
(949.20mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1945 1937
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2012
Feb 1948–Jan 1951
36-Month
57.01"
(1,448.05mm)
56.07"
(1,424.18mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1950 1937
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1909
Feb 1947–Jan 1951
48-Month
76.40"
(1,940.56mm)
74.80"
(1,899.92mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1947 1938
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1910
Feb 1946–Jan 1951
60-Month
97.59"
(2,478.79mm)
93.53"
(2,375.66mm)
4.06"
(103.13mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1950 1938
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/