Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Precipitation Rankings, January 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1988
1-Month
1.00"
(25.40mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1987 1985
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1969
Dec 1987–Jan 1988
2-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1918
Ties: 1897
Nov 1987–Jan 1988
3-Month
2.49"
(63.25mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1977 1944
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1907
Ties: 1905
Oct 1987–Jan 1988
4-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1908 1908
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Sep 1987–Jan 1988
5-Month
3.33"
(84.58mm)
6.64"
(168.66mm)
-3.31"
(-84.08mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1905
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Aug 1987–Jan 1988
6-Month
5.09"
(129.29mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1905
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Jul 1987–Jan 1988
7-Month
8.57"
(217.68mm)
9.54"
(242.32mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Ties: 2007
Jun 1987–Jan 1988
8-Month
10.11"
(256.79mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1980 1905
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1916
May 1987–Jan 1988
9-Month
13.26"
(336.80mm)
14.81"
(376.17mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Ties: 1950
Apr 1987–Jan 1988
10-Month
13.91"
(353.31mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
-2.43"
(-61.73mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1985 1905
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Mar 1987–Jan 1988
11-Month
15.69"
(398.53mm)
17.62"
(447.55mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1985 1937
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Feb 1987–Jan 1988
12-Month
16.34"
(415.04mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1932
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Aug 1986–Jan 1988
18-Month
25.07"
(636.78mm)
26.64"
(676.66mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1928
Feb 1986–Jan 1988
24-Month
36.65"
(930.91mm)
37.37"
(949.20mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2012
Feb 1985–Jan 1988
36-Month
54.49"
(1,384.05mm)
56.07"
(1,424.18mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1987 1937
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1909
Feb 1984–Jan 1988
48-Month
70.44"
(1,789.18mm)
74.80"
(1,899.92mm)
-4.36"
(-110.74mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1964 1938
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1910
Feb 1983–Jan 1988
60-Month
87.81"
(2,230.37mm)
93.53"
(2,375.66mm)
-5.72"
(-145.29mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1962 1938
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/