Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1937
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1927
Ties: 1985
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
2.83"
(71.88mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1966 1934
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
4.32"
(109.73mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
6.00"
(152.40mm)
7.61"
(193.29mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
7.67"
(194.82mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
8.56"
(217.42mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
-1.63"
(-41.41mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
9.98"
(253.49mm)
11.44"
(290.58mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Ties: 1921
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
12.09"
(307.09mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1980 1905
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
13.22"
(335.79mm)
14.22"
(361.19mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1980 1905
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
14.94"
(379.48mm)
15.80"
(401.32mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1980 1905
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
17.85"
(453.39mm)
18.65"
(473.71mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1980 1905
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
29.72"
(754.89mm)
27.58"
(700.53mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
38.36"
(974.34mm)
37.34"
(948.44mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1917
Ties: 1918
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
58.43"
(1,484.12mm)
56.01"
(1,422.65mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1917
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
73.69"
(1,871.73mm)
74.74"
(1,898.40mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1964 1937
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1899, 1910
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
93.62"
(2,377.95mm)
93.47"
(2,374.14mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1938
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1910

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/