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South Dakota, Climate Division 6. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1978
1-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1977 1921
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1987
Jan–Feb 1978
2-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1983
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1915
Ties: 2003
Dec 1977–Feb 1978
3-Month
1.96"
(49.78mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1977 1983
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1997
Ties: 1897
Nov 1977–Feb 1978
4-Month
3.51"
(89.15mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1913
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1997
Oct 1977–Feb 1978
5-Month
5.43"
(137.92mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 1913
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1997
Sep 1977–Feb 1978
6-Month
8.43"
(214.12mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1959
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Aug 1977–Feb 1978
7-Month
10.81"
(274.57mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
4.32"
(109.72mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 1959
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1997
Jul 1977–Feb 1978
8-Month
13.09"
(332.49mm)
8.84"
(224.54mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1977 1896
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1997
Jun 1977–Feb 1978
9-Month
16.26"
(413.00mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
4.29"
(108.96mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1916
May 1977–Feb 1978
10-Month
18.82"
(478.03mm)
14.70"
(373.38mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1997
Apr 1977–Feb 1978
11-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
3.84"
(97.53mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1916
Mar 1977–Feb 1978
12-Month
24.54"
(623.32mm)
17.52"
(445.01mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Sep 1976–Feb 1978
18-Month
27.22"
(691.39mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
5.26"
(133.61mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Mar 1976–Feb 1978
24-Month
33.26"
(844.80mm)
35.00"
(889.00mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1997
Mar 1975–Feb 1978
36-Month
50.33"
(1,278.38mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1998
Mar 1974–Feb 1978
48-Month
63.61"
(1,615.69mm)
69.68"
(1,769.87mm)
-6.07"
(-154.18mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1999
Mar 1973–Feb 1978
60-Month
79.64"
(2,022.86mm)
86.91"
(2,207.51mm)
-7.27"
(-184.65mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1977 1938
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/