Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
0.83"
(21.08mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1917
Ties: 1920
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1961 1908
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1927
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
4.12"
(104.65mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1961 1907
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1927
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
5.05"
(128.27mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1946
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
6.59"
(167.39mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1960 1904
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1927
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
9.04"
(229.62mm)
8.17"
(207.52mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1927
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1993
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
15.68"
(398.27mm)
13.45"
(341.63mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1927
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
16.60"
(421.64mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1904
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Ties: 1897, 1908
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
17.76"
(451.10mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
1.52"
(38.60mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Ties: 1932
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
18.91"
(480.31mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
20.25"
(514.35mm)
18.65"
(473.71mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Ties: 1998
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
28.72"
(729.49mm)
26.84"
(681.74mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1927
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
37.20"
(944.88mm)
37.32"
(947.93mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1935
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2011
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
50.89"
(1,292.61mm)
56.02"
(1,422.91mm)
-5.13"
(-130.30mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1898
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
69.83"
(1,773.68mm)
74.72"
(1,897.89mm)
-4.89"
(-124.21mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1937
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1909
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
89.01"
(2,260.85mm)
93.44"
(2,373.38mm)
-4.43"
(-112.53mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1961 1937
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/