Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, October 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1953
1-Month
0.79"
(20.07mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1952 1987
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2016
Sep–Oct 1953
2-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2016
Aug–Oct 1953
3-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1985
Jul–Oct 1953
4-Month
3.32"
(84.33mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1904 1904
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Jun–Oct 1953
5-Month
6.93"
(176.02mm)
8.46"
(214.88mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
May–Oct 1953
6-Month
11.04"
(280.42mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Apr–Oct 1953
7-Month
13.19"
(335.03mm)
12.39"
(314.71mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Mar–Oct 1953
8-Month
14.11"
(358.39mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1952 1919
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Feb–Oct 1953
9-Month
15.59"
(395.99mm)
14.72"
(373.89mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Jan–Oct 1953
10-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1975
Dec 1952–Oct 1953
11-Month
18.57"
(471.68mm)
17.36"
(440.94mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Nov 1952–Oct 1953
12-Month
19.37"
(492.00mm)
18.65"
(473.71mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
May 1952–Oct 1953
18-Month
27.49"
(698.25mm)
29.54"
(750.32mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Nov 1951–Oct 1953
24-Month
34.29"
(870.97mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
-3.04"
(-77.21mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1937 1936
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1975
Nov 1950–Oct 1953
36-Month
54.83"
(1,392.68mm)
56.01"
(1,422.65mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1898
Nov 1949–Oct 1953
48-Month
74.57"
(1,894.08mm)
74.75"
(1,898.65mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1952 1937
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1899
Nov 1948–Oct 1953
60-Month
91.38"
(2,321.05mm)
93.47"
(2,374.14mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1911

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/