Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, February 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1972
1-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
0.63"
(16.01mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1971 2005
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1904
Ties: 1899
Jan–Feb 1972
2-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1971 2005
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Dec 1971–Feb 1972
3-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1918
Nov 1971–Feb 1972
4-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1971 1944
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1907
Oct 1971–Feb 1972
5-Month
8.91"
(226.31mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1907
Sep 1971–Feb 1972
6-Month
10.28"
(261.11mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1971 1905
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1947
Aug 1971–Feb 1972
7-Month
11.36"
(288.54mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
2.34"
(59.43mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 1905
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1928
Jul 1971–Feb 1972
8-Month
11.96"
(303.78mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 1905
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1928
Jun 1971–Feb 1972
9-Month
14.34"
(364.24mm)
13.45"
(341.63mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1916
May 1971–Feb 1972
10-Month
16.45"
(417.83mm)
15.87"
(403.10mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Apr 1971–Feb 1972
11-Month
18.10"
(459.74mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Mar 1971–Feb 1972
12-Month
19.29"
(489.97mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Sep 1970–Feb 1972
18-Month
28.59"
(726.19mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1928
Mar 1970–Feb 1972
24-Month
40.70"
(1,033.78mm)
37.37"
(949.20mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1932
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1917
Mar 1969–Feb 1972
36-Month
57.94"
(1,471.68mm)
56.07"
(1,424.18mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1937
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1909
Mar 1968–Feb 1972
48-Month
79.30"
(2,014.22mm)
74.78"
(1,899.41mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1970 1938
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1910
Ties: 1901
Mar 1967–Feb 1972
60-Month
99.36"
(2,523.74mm)
93.52"
(2,375.41mm)
5.84"
(148.33mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1938
20th 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 8, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/