Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, February 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1970
1-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1969 2005
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1904
Ties: 1918
Jan–Feb 1970
2-Month
3.02"
(76.71mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1968 2005
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1972
Dec 1969–Feb 1970
3-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1918
Nov 1969–Feb 1970
4-Month
4.52"
(114.81mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1966 1944
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1907
Ties: 1900
Oct 1969–Feb 1970
5-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1907
Ties: 1958, 1989
Sep 1969–Feb 1970
6-Month
6.71"
(170.43mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
-0.98"
(-24.90mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1964 1905
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1947
Aug 1969–Feb 1970
7-Month
7.07"
(179.58mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1945 1905
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1928
Jul 1969–Feb 1970
8-Month
8.92"
(226.57mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1964 1905
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1928
Jun 1969–Feb 1970
9-Month
13.26"
(336.80mm)
13.45"
(341.63mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1964 1905
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1916
Ties: 1998, 2009
May 1969–Feb 1970
10-Month
14.80"
(375.92mm)
15.87"
(403.10mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1962 1905
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1928
Apr 1969–Feb 1970
11-Month
16.59"
(421.39mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1967 1905
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1928
Mar 1969–Feb 1970
12-Month
17.24"
(437.90mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1967 1905
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1928
Sep 1968–Feb 1970
18-Month
26.99"
(685.55mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1967 1937
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1928
Ties: 1933
Mar 1968–Feb 1970
24-Month
38.60"
(980.44mm)
37.37"
(949.20mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1968 1932
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1917
Ties: 1944, 2017
Mar 1967–Feb 1970
36-Month
58.66"
(1,489.96mm)
56.07"
(1,424.18mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1937
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1909
Ties: 2016
Mar 1966–Feb 1970
48-Month
75.85"
(1,926.59mm)
74.78"
(1,899.41mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1964 1938
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1910
Ties: 1925
Mar 1965–Feb 1970
60-Month
95.84"
(2,434.34mm)
93.52"
(2,375.41mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1965 1938
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/