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South Dakota, Climate Division 6. Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1947
1-Month
0.47"
(11.94mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1946 1942
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1997
Ties: 1905, 1943
Dec 1946–Jan 1947
2-Month
0.78"
(19.81mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1946 1987
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1997
Ties: 1914, 1960, 1972, 2015
Nov 1946–Jan 1947
3-Month
1.36"
(34.54mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1946 1913
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1997
Ties: 2015
Oct 1946–Jan 1947
4-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1946 1913
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1999
Sep 1946–Jan 1947
5-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1959
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Aug 1946–Jan 1947
6-Month
9.70"
(246.38mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1946 1959
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1997
Jul 1946–Jan 1947
7-Month
11.38"
(289.05mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
3.04"
(77.21mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1946 1896
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1997
Jun 1946–Jan 1947
8-Month
15.68"
(398.27mm)
11.47"
(291.34mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1916
May 1946–Jan 1947
9-Month
18.96"
(481.58mm)
14.21"
(360.93mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1916
Apr 1946–Jan 1947
10-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
16.04"
(407.42mm)
4.22"
(107.18mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1916
Ties: 1945
Mar 1946–Jan 1947
11-Month
22.09"
(561.09mm)
17.03"
(432.56mm)
5.06"
(128.53mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1916
Feb 1946–Jan 1947
12-Month
22.42"
(569.47mm)
17.52"
(445.01mm)
4.90"
(124.46mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1916
Aug 1945–Jan 1947
18-Month
26.74"
(679.20mm)
23.47"
(596.14mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1998
Feb 1945–Jan 1947
24-Month
37.58"
(954.53mm)
34.99"
(888.75mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1997
Feb 1944–Jan 1947
36-Month
59.08"
(1,500.63mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
6.71"
(170.43mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1998
Feb 1943–Jan 1947
48-Month
73.92"
(1,877.57mm)
69.67"
(1,769.62mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1944 1937
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1999
Feb 1942–Jan 1947
60-Month
97.25"
(2,470.15mm)
86.90"
(2,207.26mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1946 1938
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/