Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
1.29"
(32.77mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1952 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1917
Ties: 1923, 1963
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1952 1908
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1927
Ties: 1985
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
2.98"
(75.69mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1952 1907
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1927
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
3.67"
(93.22mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1946
Ties: 1954
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
6.59"
(167.39mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1927
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
8.17"
(207.52mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1927
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
9.12"
(231.65mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
13.23"
(336.04mm)
13.45"
(341.63mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1927
Ties: 1945
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
15.38"
(390.65mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1952 1904
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1927
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
16.30"
(414.02mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1927
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
17.78"
(451.61mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1927
Ties: 1977
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
20.14"
(511.56mm)
18.65"
(473.71mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1927
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
24.89"
(632.21mm)
26.84"
(681.74mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1927
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
33.45"
(849.63mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
-3.87"
(-98.30mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1937 1935
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
54.18"
(1,376.17mm)
56.02"
(1,422.91mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1898
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
74.72"
(1,897.89mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1952 1937
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1909
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
90.53"
(2,299.46mm)
93.44"
(2,373.38mm)
-2.91"
(-73.92mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/