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South Dakota, Climate Division 6. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1940
1-Month
0.59"
(14.99mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1921
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1987
Jan–Feb 1940
2-Month
0.79"
(20.07mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1934 1983
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1915
Dec 1939–Feb 1940
3-Month
1.24"
(31.50mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1934 1983
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1997
Ties: 2014
Nov 1939–Feb 1940
4-Month
1.24"
(31.50mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1934 1913
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1997
Oct 1939–Feb 1940
5-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1938 1913
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1997
Ties: 1953
Sep 1939–Feb 1940
6-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1959
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1997
Aug 1939–Feb 1940
7-Month
4.62"
(117.35mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1938 1959
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1997
Jul 1939–Feb 1940
8-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
8.84"
(224.54mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1938 1896
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1997
Jun 1939–Feb 1940
9-Month
10.08"
(256.03mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1916
May 1939–Feb 1940
10-Month
13.08"
(332.23mm)
14.70"
(373.38mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1997
Apr 1939–Feb 1940
11-Month
13.87"
(352.30mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1916
Mar 1939–Feb 1940
12-Month
14.03"
(356.36mm)
17.52"
(445.01mm)
-3.49"
(-88.65mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1916
Sep 1938–Feb 1940
18-Month
18.33"
(465.58mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
-3.63"
(-92.20mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1937
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Mar 1938–Feb 1940
24-Month
31.20"
(792.48mm)
35.00"
(889.00mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1938 1937
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1997
Mar 1937–Feb 1940
36-Month
45.31"
(1,150.87mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
-7.06"
(-179.33mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1939 1937
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1998
Mar 1936–Feb 1940
48-Month
54.82"
(1,392.43mm)
69.68"
(1,769.87mm)
-14.86"
(-377.44mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1939 1937
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1999
Mar 1935–Feb 1940
60-Month
68.38"
(1,736.85mm)
86.91"
(2,207.51mm)
-18.53"
(-470.66mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1939 1938
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/