Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, July 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1972
1-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1971 1917
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
Ties: 1998, 2015
Jun–Jul 1972
2-Month
4.17"
(105.92mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1971 1919
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
May–Jul 1972
3-Month
6.51"
(165.35mm)
6.86"
(174.24mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1971 1919
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1915
Ties: 2004
Apr–Jul 1972
4-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
8.37"
(212.60mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1971 1919
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Ties: 1999
Mar–Jul 1972
5-Month
9.20"
(233.68mm)
9.65"
(245.11mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1919
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Feb–Jul 1972
6-Month
10.89"
(276.61mm)
10.71"
(272.03mm)
0.18"
(4.58mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1971 1919
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Jan–Jul 1972
7-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
12.06"
(306.32mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 1919
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Dec 1971–Jul 1972
8-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
13.35"
(339.09mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Nov 1971–Jul 1972
9-Month
16.04"
(407.42mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1919
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2011
Oct 1971–Jul 1972
10-Month
18.11"
(459.99mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1971 1919
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2011
Ties: 1942
Sep 1971–Jul 1972
11-Month
19.48"
(494.79mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1988
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 1938
Aug 1971–Jul 1972
12-Month
20.56"
(522.22mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
1.89"
(48.00mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1936
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Feb 1971–Jul 1972
18-Month
29.54"
(750.32mm)
29.38"
(746.25mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1936
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Aug 1970–Jul 1972
24-Month
38.34"
(973.84mm)
37.35"
(948.69mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1928
Aug 1969–Jul 1972
36-Month
56.97"
(1,447.04mm)
56.03"
(1,423.16mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1968 1937
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1909
Aug 1968–Jul 1972
48-Month
79.87"
(2,028.70mm)
74.76"
(1,898.90mm)
5.11"
(129.80mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1899
Aug 1967–Jul 1972
60-Month
97.85"
(2,485.39mm)
93.49"
(2,374.65mm)
4.36"
(110.74mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1916

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/