Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1953
1-Month
2.15"
(54.61mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1952 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1940
Mar–Apr 1953
2-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1952 1926
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1898, 1940, 1975
Ties: 1912
Feb–Apr 1953
3-Month
4.55"
(115.57mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1952 1926
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1940
Ties: 2016
Jan–Apr 1953
4-Month
6.91"
(175.51mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1975
Ties: 1970
Dec 1952–Apr 1953
5-Month
7.53"
(191.26mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1918
Nov 1952–Apr 1953
6-Month
8.33"
(211.58mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1898
Ties: 1902
Oct 1952–Apr 1953
7-Month
8.53"
(216.66mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1898
Ties: 1929
Sep 1952–Apr 1953
8-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1905
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Aug 1952–Apr 1953
9-Month
10.24"
(260.10mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-1.57"
(-39.87mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1905
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1907
Jul 1952–Apr 1953
10-Month
11.66"
(296.16mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
-1.73"
(-43.95mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1905
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Jun 1952–Apr 1953
11-Month
13.95"
(354.33mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1937 1905
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1916
Ties: 1919
May 1952–Apr 1953
12-Month
16.45"
(417.83mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1905
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1928
Nov 1951–Apr 1953
18-Month
23.25"
(590.55mm)
26.45"
(671.83mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1938 1937
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1928
May 1951–Apr 1953
24-Month
35.54"
(902.72mm)
37.35"
(948.69mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1937
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1917
May 1950–Apr 1953
36-Month
54.78"
(1,391.41mm)
56.03"
(1,423.16mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1909
May 1949–Apr 1953
48-Month
72.36"
(1,837.94mm)
74.75"
(1,898.65mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1941 1938
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1910
May 1948–Apr 1953
60-Month
92.51"
(2,349.75mm)
93.48"
(2,374.39mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1942 1938
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1910

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/