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South Dakota, Climate Division 6. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1971
1-Month
0.58"
(14.73mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1921
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1987
Jan–Feb 1971
2-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1970 1983
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1915
Dec 1970–Feb 1971
3-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 1983
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1997
Ties: 1930
Nov 1970–Feb 1971
4-Month
2.51"
(63.75mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1970 1913
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1997
Oct 1970–Feb 1971
5-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1970 1913
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1997
Sep 1970–Feb 1971
6-Month
4.86"
(123.44mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1959
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1997
Aug 1970–Feb 1971
7-Month
6.87"
(174.50mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1959
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1997
Jul 1970–Feb 1971
8-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
8.84"
(224.54mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1896
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1997
Jun 1970–Feb 1971
9-Month
11.02"
(279.91mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1916
May 1970–Feb 1971
10-Month
12.98"
(329.69mm)
14.70"
(373.38mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1997
Apr 1970–Feb 1971
11-Month
16.53"
(419.86mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1916
Mar 1970–Feb 1971
12-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
17.52"
(445.01mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1916
Sep 1969–Feb 1971
18-Month
20.78"
(527.81mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1937
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1998
Mar 1969–Feb 1971
24-Month
31.29"
(794.77mm)
35.00"
(889.00mm)
-3.71"
(-94.23mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1937
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1997
Mar 1968–Feb 1971
36-Month
53.07"
(1,347.98mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1937
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1998
Ties: 2008
Mar 1967–Feb 1971
48-Month
68.01"
(1,727.45mm)
69.68"
(1,769.87mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1999
Mar 1966–Feb 1971
60-Month
85.64"
(2,175.26mm)
86.91"
(2,207.51mm)
-1.27"
(-32.25mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1963 1938
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2000
Ties: 1962

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/