Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, October 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1961
1-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1960 1987
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2016
Sep–Oct 1961
2-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2016
Aug–Oct 1961
3-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1985
Jul–Oct 1961
4-Month
6.08"
(154.43mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Ties: 1987
Jun–Oct 1961
5-Month
7.10"
(180.34mm)
8.46"
(214.88mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
May–Oct 1961
6-Month
9.55"
(242.57mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Apr–Oct 1961
7-Month
11.42"
(290.07mm)
12.39"
(314.71mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Ties: 1987
Mar–Oct 1961
8-Month
12.60"
(320.04mm)
13.66"
(346.96mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1960 1919
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1975
Ties: 1958
Feb–Oct 1961
9-Month
14.01"
(355.85mm)
14.72"
(373.89mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1975
Ties: 2004
Jan–Oct 1961
10-Month
14.56"
(369.82mm)
16.07"
(408.18mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1975
Dec 1960–Oct 1961
11-Month
15.32"
(389.13mm)
17.36"
(440.94mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1975
Nov 1960–Oct 1961
12-Month
16.67"
(423.42mm)
18.65"
(473.71mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
May 1960–Oct 1961
18-Month
23.55"
(598.17mm)
29.54"
(750.32mm)
-5.99"
(-152.15mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Nov 1959–Oct 1961
24-Month
30.86"
(783.84mm)
37.33"
(948.18mm)
-6.47"
(-164.34mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1937 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1975
Nov 1958–Oct 1961
36-Month
51.48"
(1,307.59mm)
56.01"
(1,422.65mm)
-4.53"
(-115.06mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1938 1937
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1898
Nov 1957–Oct 1961
48-Month
68.24"
(1,733.30mm)
74.75"
(1,898.65mm)
-6.51"
(-165.35mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1939 1937
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1899
Nov 1956–Oct 1961
60-Month
87.27"
(2,216.66mm)
93.47"
(2,374.14mm)
-6.20"
(-157.48mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1911

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/