Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, April 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1983
1-Month
0.80"
(20.32mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1940
Mar–Apr 1983
2-Month
2.29"
(58.17mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1977 1926
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1898, 1940, 1975
Ties: 1937, 1942
Feb–Apr 1983
3-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1977 1926
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1940
Ties: 1966
Jan–Apr 1983
4-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1975
Ties: 1981
Dec 1982–Apr 1983
5-Month
5.64"
(143.26mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1918
Nov 1982–Apr 1983
6-Month
6.53"
(165.86mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1898
Oct 1982–Apr 1983
7-Month
7.95"
(201.93mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1980 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1898
Sep 1982–Apr 1983
8-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
10.48"
(266.19mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1981 1905
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2017
Aug 1982–Apr 1983
9-Month
11.19"
(284.23mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-0.62"
(-15.74mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1980 1905
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1907
Jul 1982–Apr 1983
10-Month
12.91"
(327.91mm)
13.39"
(340.11mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1981 1905
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2017
Jun 1982–Apr 1983
11-Month
15.82"
(401.83mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 1905
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1916
May 1982–Apr 1983
12-Month
19.27"
(489.46mm)
18.66"
(473.96mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1981 1905
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1928
Nov 1981–Apr 1983
18-Month
28.77"
(730.76mm)
26.45"
(671.83mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Ties: 1971
May 1981–Apr 1983
24-Month
41.09"
(1,043.69mm)
37.35"
(948.69mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1917
May 1980–Apr 1983
36-Month
59.74"
(1,517.40mm)
56.03"
(1,423.16mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1909
Ties: 1912
May 1979–Apr 1983
48-Month
73.23"
(1,860.04mm)
74.75"
(1,898.65mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1938
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1910
May 1978–Apr 1983
60-Month
96.34"
(2,447.04mm)
93.48"
(2,374.39mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1910
Ties: 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/