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Montana, Climate Division 3. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
2.05"
(52.07mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
128th Driest Driest since: 1970 1944
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1971
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
2.71"
(68.83mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1970 1944
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1918
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
3.56"
(90.42mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
1.27"
(32.25mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1970 1944
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1907
Ties: 1896
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
4.17"
(105.92mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1970 1908
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1907
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
4.99"
(126.75mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
0.58"
(14.74mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1970 1988
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1912
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
5.70"
(144.78mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1912
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
7.34"
(186.44mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1912
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
11.66"
(296.16mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
1.37"
(34.79mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1912
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
13.60"
(345.44mm)
12.45"
(316.23mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1928
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
15.79"
(401.07mm)
13.56"
(344.42mm)
2.23"
(56.65mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1928
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
16.64"
(422.66mm)
14.37"
(365.00mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1970 1905
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1928
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
17.39"
(441.71mm)
14.98"
(380.49mm)
2.41"
(61.22mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1970 1919
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1928
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
20.76"
(527.30mm)
20.76"
(527.30mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1968 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1928
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
28.94"
(735.08mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
-1.07"
(-27.17mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1970 1920
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1917
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
45.35"
(1,151.89mm)
45.06"
(1,144.52mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 1921
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1899
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
59.44"
(1,509.78mm)
60.16"
(1,528.06mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1970 1921
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1900
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
73.78"
(1,874.01mm)
75.31"
(1,912.87mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1965 1922
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1900

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/