Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1980
1-Month
1.57"
(39.88mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1979 1985
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1969
Dec 1979–Jan 1980
2-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
-0.03"
(-0.77mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1918
Ties: 1957, 1964, 1983
Nov 1979–Jan 1980
3-Month
3.13"
(79.50mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1977 1944
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1907
Oct 1979–Jan 1980
4-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1977 1908
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Sep 1979–Jan 1980
5-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1977 1905
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Aug 1979–Jan 1980
6-Month
5.61"
(142.49mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1944 1905
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Jul 1979–Jan 1980
7-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
9.54"
(242.32mm)
-2.68"
(-68.08mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1961 1905
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Jun 1979–Jan 1980
8-Month
8.34"
(211.84mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
-4.06"
(-103.12mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1961 1905
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1916
May 1979–Jan 1980
9-Month
9.91"
(251.71mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1961 1905
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Apr 1979–Jan 1980
10-Month
11.72"
(297.69mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1961 1905
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Mar 1979–Jan 1980
11-Month
12.79"
(324.87mm)
17.62"
(447.55mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1961 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Feb 1979–Jan 1980
12-Month
14.39"
(365.51mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1961 1932
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Aug 1978–Jan 1980
18-Month
23.58"
(598.93mm)
26.64"
(676.66mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Feb 1978–Jan 1980
24-Month
36.73"
(932.94mm)
37.37"
(949.20mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1937
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2012
Feb 1977–Jan 1980
36-Month
56.12"
(1,425.45mm)
56.07"
(1,424.18mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1975 1937
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1909
Feb 1976–Jan 1980
48-Month
73.04"
(1,855.22mm)
74.80"
(1,899.92mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1938
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1910
Feb 1975–Jan 1980
60-Month
97.53"
(2,477.26mm)
93.53"
(2,375.66mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1977 1938
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/