Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, October 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1959
1-Month
1.80"
(45.72mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1987
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1957
Sep–Oct 1959
2-Month
4.22"
(107.19mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1958 1904
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2016
Aug–Oct 1959
3-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1904
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1985
Jul–Oct 1959
4-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1958 1904
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Jun–Oct 1959
5-Month
8.24"
(209.30mm)
8.46"
(214.88mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1993
May–Oct 1959
6-Month
10.68"
(271.27mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1958 1904
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Apr–Oct 1959
7-Month
12.17"
(309.12mm)
12.39"
(314.71mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1958 1904
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Mar–Oct 1959
8-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1919
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1975
Feb–Oct 1959
9-Month
14.58"
(370.33mm)
14.72"
(373.89mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1975
Jan–Oct 1959
10-Month
16.33"
(414.78mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1975
Dec 1958–Oct 1959
11-Month
17.98"
(456.69mm)
17.36"
(440.94mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1975
Nov 1958–Oct 1959
12-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
18.65"
(473.71mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
May 1958–Oct 1959
18-Month
30.32"
(770.13mm)
29.54"
(750.32mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Nov 1957–Oct 1959
24-Month
37.38"
(949.45mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1975
Nov 1956–Oct 1959
36-Month
56.41"
(1,432.81mm)
56.01"
(1,422.65mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1937
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1898
Nov 1955–Oct 1959
48-Month
74.98"
(1,904.49mm)
74.75"
(1,898.65mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1958 1937
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1899
Nov 1954–Oct 1959
60-Month
91.61"
(2,326.89mm)
93.47"
(2,374.14mm)
-1.86"
(-47.25mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1937
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1911

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/