Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, February 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1973
1-Month
0.42"
(10.67mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1935 2005
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1904
Jan–Feb 1973
2-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1941 2005
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1972
Dec 1972–Feb 1973
3-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1918
Nov 1972–Feb 1973
4-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1955 1944
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1907
Oct 1972–Feb 1973
5-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1907
Sep 1972–Feb 1973
6-Month
5.56"
(141.22mm)
7.69"
(195.33mm)
-2.13"
(-54.11mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1961 1905
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1947
Aug 1972–Feb 1973
7-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1928
Jul 1972–Feb 1973
8-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1928
Jun 1972–Feb 1973
9-Month
11.73"
(297.94mm)
13.45"
(341.63mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1961 1905
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1916
May 1972–Feb 1973
10-Month
14.07"
(357.38mm)
15.87"
(403.10mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1961 1905
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1928
Ties: 1950
Apr 1972–Feb 1973
11-Month
15.28"
(388.11mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1961 1905
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1928
Mar 1972–Feb 1973
12-Month
16.76"
(425.70mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1961 1905
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1928
Sep 1971–Feb 1973
18-Month
27.04"
(686.82mm)
26.37"
(669.80mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1937
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1928
Mar 1971–Feb 1973
24-Month
36.05"
(915.67mm)
37.37"
(949.20mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1962 1932
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1917
Mar 1970–Feb 1973
36-Month
57.46"
(1,459.48mm)
56.07"
(1,424.18mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1968 1937
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1909
Mar 1969–Feb 1973
48-Month
74.70"
(1,897.38mm)
74.78"
(1,899.41mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1964 1938
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1910
Mar 1968–Feb 1973
60-Month
96.06"
(2,439.92mm)
93.52"
(2,375.41mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1938
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/