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Severe Storms in the North Plains; Critical Fire in the West to Plains; Heavy Rain in the Deep South

A cold front moving across the Northern Tier will produce severe storms. Significantly damaging winds, very large hail, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible, especially in Montana. Widespread critical fire weather conditions are forecast from the Central Great Basin into the High Plains. A broad low pressure system in the South will produce heavy rain with potential for flash flooding. Read More >

Forestburg (Montague County)

33º 28' N 97º 35' W

1110 ft

30 Year Precipitation Normals (1981-2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
1.54 2.44 3.19 2.97 4.32 4.17 2.11 1.98 3.46 4.32 2.23 2.32 35.05
Monthly Precipitation
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
2020 4.44 2.39 8.31 0.85 7.76 5.36              
2019 1.19 1.46 1.50 5.31 12.68 3.81 0.13 2.77 1.62 3.53 3.66 0.82 38.48
2018 0.18 6.60 2.16 1.08 3.27 0.74 1.53 2.90 8.00 9.53 1.63 2.54 40.16
2017 2.58 1.69 1.18 4.08 3.21 5.90 4.19 5.27 2.97 1.26 0.64 2.41 35.38
2016 0.56 1.66 3.54 7.11 10.26 5.73 1.66 2.46 2.52 3.85 5.40 0.58 45.33
2015 2.74 3.42 3.51 6.29 16.25 9.85 2.23 0.29 0.96 9.45 8.61 3.28 66.88
2014 0.29 0.91 1.59 1.97  1.27  3.85  6.16  2.97 0.28 3.21 3.22 0.65 26.37
2013 1.73 1.91 1.71 3.15  5.92 2.56 3.51 0.14 3.56 3.32 2.32 2.72 32.55
2012 4.51 2.13 5.46 0.65 2.58 2.55

0.03

1.99   0.27 0.13 1.40  
2011 0.65 1.56 0.11 3.78 3.79 2.32 0.04 1.19 0.57 7.75 3.60  2.31 27.67
2010 2.54 3.43 3.76 3.20 3.81 5.25 3.74 1.98 9.93 0.84 0.19 1.87 40.54
2009 0.73 1.10 2.02 5.93 2.84 2.81 2.94 1.02 5.81 8.59 0.18 2.77 36.74 
2008 0.19 1.23 8.11 5.10 2.97 2.13 0.17 4.62 2.79 1.49 0.53 0.73 28.04
2007 M 0.62 6.92 2.14 9.25 7.41 4.68 0.62 3.35 2.01 M M NA
2006 1.30 2.48 3.80 5.67 3.48 0.73 0.61 3.82 2.91 2.63 2.83 2.80 33.06
2005 1.33 1.76 1.14 0.51 1.84 0.99 2.20 4.47 0.30 0.81 0.04 0.13 15.52
2004 1.45 4.47 1.23 3.28 0.69 10.36 3.10 1.70 1.98 6.08 5.67 0.86 40.87
2003 0.03 3.49 0.99 0.65 3.43 4.14 0.02 2.23 3.27 1.12 1.97 0.95 22.29
2002 0.95 1.84 5.67 5.52 3.23 5.00 6.69 0.50 3.61 6.05 1.19 3.48 43.73
2001 3.02 7.06 3.58 3.08 3.19 2.60 0.21 2.16 1.17 2.52 0.98 3.06 32.63
2000 1.69 0.57 2.86 2.87 3.57 4.78 0.44 0.00 0.38 7.56 7.30 3.50 35.52
1999 1.81 0.08 4.43 2.56 5.89 2.41 0.03 0.99 1.37 2.35 0.37 2.59 22.88
1998 4.26 2.00 5.70 2.54 0.84 1.76 0.15 0.51 0.99 3.70 2.36 2.86 27.67
1997 0.51 6.64 2.15 5.68 4.56 0.10 0.34 1.41 0.41 5.23 1.37 5.40 36.56
1996 0.82 0.04 2.22 2.24 0.18 2.19 2.48 4.45 7.53 2.09 4.75 0.11 29.10
1995 0.79 0.44 2.14 4.33 7.11 1.87 2.56 7.42 2.41 0.25 1.02 1.50 31.84
1994 1.32 2.47 1.42 1.21 4.50 0.48 4.42 1.80 6.31 4.75 5.43 1.84 35.95
1993 1.98 4.12 2.67 2.65 3.99 5.91 0.00 1.32 4.24 4.94 1.06 2.36 35.24
1992 2.83 1.83 2.25 0.98 3.94 5.43 1.39 1.09 5.97 0.90 3.06 3.75 33.42
1991 2.41 1.21 1.87 0.77 4.55 6.30 3.34 3.33 6.67 5.95 1.31 9.87 47.58
1990 3.45 3.22 5.73 11.20 6.27 3.73 3.45 1.83 2.06 3.39 5.63 1.21 51.17
1989 2.62 3.98 2.75 0.81 8.98 8.23 2.52 0.78 4.49 2.03 0.33 0.15 37.67
1988 0.89 1.29 1.30 1.53 0.81 3.28 3.78 0.10 6.73 2.08 1.98 3.40 27.17
1987 2.14 5.55 2.73 0.62 7.03 4.10 2.43 3.55 3.61 1.37 2.40 4.36 39.89
1986 0.01 2.11 1.94 4.72 7.65 7.15 0.21 2.28 6.85 8.10 3.10 2.24 46.36
1985 0.76 1.88 4.53 3.06 3.57 6.20 1.69 0.28 2.70 6.42 0.88 0.66 32.63
1984 0.80 2.85 2.16 2.04 2.14 2.79 1.10 3.32 2.09 6.59 2.40 4.37 32.65
1983 0.89 1.53 3.15 1.28 3.41 2.18 1.98 3.13 0.05 6.68 2.71 0.96 27.95
1982 M M M M M M M M M 2.55 3.40 2.26 NA
1981 0.31 1.82 3.47 2.35 7.42 1.29 2.88 10.49 4.93 5.92 0.10 0.43 41.41
1980 0.84 M 0.74 2.02 3.80 1.17 0.32 0.79 9.04 2.65 1.24 1.76 NA
1979 3.20 1.30 5.60 4.04 6.45 3.40 0.41 2.20 3.00 1.31 0.74 2.17 33.82
1978 1.47 2.66 1.89 2.37 5.40 2.39 0.70 1.81 0.93 M 5.07 0.54 NA
1977 2.40 1.71 5.24 1.85 2.01 0.49 0.49 3.25 1.22 1.73 1.36 0.29 22.04
1976 0.06 0.26 1.44 5.94 4.97 3.45 2.09 1.12 7.39 6.17 0.67 1.20 34.76
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
1975 1.49 3.01 3.03 2.57 4.38 3.44 2.44 1.97 2.18 0.64 0.58 2.12 27.85
1974 0.39 1.43 0.63 7.14 0.35 1.84 1.81 5.59 7.66 8.40 2.26 1.28 38.78
1973 3.62 2.18 2.00 3.98 3.64 5.60 11.24 0.18 5.16 5.15 2.52 0.35 45.62
1972 0.14 0.43 0.51 3.89 4.77 2.65 0.57 5.72 2.25 6.43 2.28 0.48 30.12
1971 0.27 0.88 0.46 1.42 1.85 1.83 2.51 4.20 3.57 7.71 2.58 3.72 31.00
1970 0.10 3.07 2.21 4.89 2.64 0.59 1.52 0.63 10.74 2.01 0.50 0.57 29.47
1969 2.05 2.36 5.72 2.68 5.24 2.36 1.53 1.15 4.27 4.06 0.42 3.82 35.66
1968 4.45 1.73 5.09 3.21 4.15 1.90 4.02 1.39 2.18 2.42 2.59 0.88 34.01
1967 0.15 0.71 0.89 3.78 4.97 0.72 1.77 0.27 6.65 2.87 0.60 1.31 24.69
1966 1.72 3.04 1.43 6.85 1.62 4.43 2.11 6.19 5.90 0.38 0.83 1.32 35.82
1965 3.12 2.48 1.67 1.32 5.37 2.41 0.16 4.15 5.85 2.53 0.79 1.39 31.24
1964 3.19 0.85 2.83 2.69 5.01 1.00 0.10 4.66 8.89 0.12 10.22 0.78 40.34
1963 0.16 0.27 0.67 4.97 5.14 0.69 1.55 0.23 1.50 1.06 2.81 1.28 20.33
1962 0.40 0.40 1.76 4.72 1.23 7.10 4.18 1.18 11.31 1.80 3.95 0.79 38.82
1961 2.32 2.01 4.07 0.16 3.17 4.93 0.56 0.73 5.05 3.42 1.81 1.45 29.68
1960 2.57 0.79 0.91 1.96 3.57 5.03 5.38 2.01 4.50 4.61 0.17 3.00 34.50
1959 0.31 0.45 1.65 1.06 2.26 9.28 4.58 0.93 3.71 9.77 0.63 3.60 38.23
1958 2.42 0.40 3.65 4.07 4.39 4.10 3.61 1.85 1.35 0.36 3.52 0.80 30.52
1957 1.23 3.29 3.28 12.50 10.54 2.07 0.30 0.44 4.36 3.97 7.08 0.85 49.91
1956 NOT AVAILABLE
1955 1.51 1.15 1.40 3.06 5.65 6.53 0.93 0.52 3.55 0.15 0.21 0.51 25.17
1954 1.92 0.36 0.15 3.16 5.06 2.66 1.14 0.81 1.41 1.90 0.65 2.38 21.60
1953 0.08 0.98 2.35 3.40 2.57 1.84 2.39 3.91 0.10 7.87 2.49 1.01 28.99
1952 0.33 0.58 3.21 3.64 5.00 0.27 0.67 0.12 0.72 0.00 4.18 2.16 20.88
1951 0.09 1.99 0.58 1.15 2.93 4.57 3.57 0.34 1.31 2.64 0.61 0.00 19.78
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
1950 2.81 1.62 0.08 3.43 6.95 4.34 4.95 2.90 11.58 0.07 0.03 0.00 38.76
1949 3.94 1.52 2.53 M 5.49 4.71 0.90 2.33 5.15 5.52 0.00 1.46 NA
1948 0.40 3.40 0.68 1.70 2.60 4.76 3.26 0.49 0.21 1.89 0.29 0.34 20.02
1947 0.70 0.26 2.45 5.00 5.92 2.18 0.00 0.82 3.58 3.07 2.30 5.36 31.64
1946 6.25 3.41 3.25 1.63 8.94 1.66 0.39 1.92 2.42 1.03 5.69 3.89 40.48
1945 1.48 4.45 7.66 3.94 1.36 4.83 3.55 0.28 7.25 2.64 1.17 0.22 38.83
1944 2.40 5.70 1.99 2.76 5.73 0.59 3.08 3.68 1.51 2.69 4.25 2.98 37.36
1943 0.35 0.85 4.56 1.87 7.07 3.23 0.25 0.00 0.73 4.04 0.18 3.52 26.65
1942 0.63 0.79 1.14 13.52 3.93 5.39 0.00 1.61 2.99 4.08 0.73 1.21 36.02
1941 0.87 4.05 1.38 7.65 1.28 11.70 0.95 3.55 2.33 12.38 1.12 1.78 49.04
1940 M M M M M M 6.98 3.94 0.62 1.10 6.83 2.86 NA
1901-1939 NOT AVAILABLE
1900 0.79 1.40 1.16 5.96 7.75 0.10 9.92 0.50 12.07 2.44 0.10 0.05 42.24
1899 0.94 0.17 0.12 3.50 3.56 5.24 3.51 0.00 1.50 3.05 6.54 2.97 31.10
1898 3.55 1.14 4.36 1.00 6.50 6.65 1.76 4.37 0.88 1.40 1.00 2.34 34.95
1897 2.27 0.47 6.83 2.02 9.39 4.82 4.22 2.30 3.25 1.30 0.22 1.00 38.09
1896 1.44 1.45 0.94 1.14 0.76 0.71 3.35 1.40 0.65 2.80 2.40 1.47 18.51
1895 0.90 0.10 2.12 5.62 4.03 5.07 7.28 0.92 0.30 0.98 4.02 2.41 33.75
1894 1.41 0.95 5.93 2.79 6.21 3.02 1.53 3.51 3.04 0.00 0.00 0.70 29.09
1893 0.52 0.52 1.83 1.86 2.63 3.74 0.93 3.63 2.15 0.31 1.49 0.31 19.92
1892 0.49 M 3.75 0.15 11.77 1.10 2.89 0.70 1.70 5.17 0.90 3.47 NA
1891 2.53 0.41 2.72 3.78 1.62 3.00 M M 2.12 M M M NA
1890 1.32 1.87 4.40 11.12 1.30 1.20 0.20 2.44 5.01 4.93 4.80 2.15 40.74
1889 4.80 1.62 0.18 1.25 2.44 7.00 9.75 4.88 12.25 1.62 3.06 0.02 48.87
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann


Location below

Map of the Forestburg region

Map from tiger.census.gov