Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1956
1-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1940
Ties: 1901
Mar–Apr 1956
2-Month
2.18"
(55.37mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1952 1926
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1898, 1940, 1975
Feb–Apr 1956
3-Month
3.06"
(77.72mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-0.78"
(-19.82mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1952 1926
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1940
Jan–Apr 1956
4-Month
4.31"
(109.47mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1975
Dec 1955–Apr 1956
5-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1918
Nov 1955–Apr 1956
6-Month
9.00"
(228.60mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1898
Oct 1955–Apr 1956
7-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1898
Sep 1955–Apr 1956
8-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1955 1905
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2017
Aug 1955–Apr 1956
9-Month
11.12"
(282.45mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1953 1905
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1907
Ties: 1966
Jul 1955–Apr 1956
10-Month
13.65"
(346.71mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1955 1905
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1920
Jun 1955–Apr 1956
11-Month
15.86"
(402.84mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1955 1905
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1916
May 1955–Apr 1956
12-Month
19.15"
(486.41mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1955 1905
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1928
Nov 1954–Apr 1956
18-Month
25.63"
(651.00mm)
26.45"
(671.83mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1928
May 1954–Apr 1956
24-Month
36.29"
(921.77mm)
37.35"
(948.69mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1954 1937
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1917
Ties: 1954
May 1953–Apr 1956
36-Month
56.13"
(1,425.70mm)
56.03"
(1,423.16mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1955 1937
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1909
May 1952–Apr 1956
48-Month
72.58"
(1,843.53mm)
74.75"
(1,898.65mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1955 1938
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1910
Ties: 1980
May 1951–Apr 1956
60-Month
91.67"
(2,328.42mm)
93.48"
(2,374.39mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1942 1938
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1910

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 6, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/