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South Dakota, Climate Division 6. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1979
1-Month
0.20"
(5.08mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1975 1921
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1987
Ties: 1975
Jan–Feb 1979
2-Month
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1974 1983
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1915
Dec 1978–Feb 1979
3-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1974 1983
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Nov 1978–Feb 1979
4-Month
1.50"
(38.10mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1913
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Oct 1978–Feb 1979
5-Month
1.64"
(41.66mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1968 1913
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Sep 1978–Feb 1979
6-Month
2.25"
(57.15mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1965 1959
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Aug 1978–Feb 1979
7-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
-1.43"
(-36.33mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1977 1959
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Jul 1978–Feb 1979
8-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
8.84"
(224.54mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1977 1896
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Jun 1978–Feb 1979
9-Month
10.69"
(271.53mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
May 1978–Feb 1979
10-Month
13.39"
(340.11mm)
14.70"
(373.38mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Apr 1978–Feb 1979
11-Month
17.09"
(434.09mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
Mar 1978–Feb 1979
12-Month
17.32"
(439.93mm)
17.52"
(445.01mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
Sep 1977–Feb 1979
18-Month
25.75"
(654.05mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Mar 1977–Feb 1979
24-Month
41.86"
(1,063.24mm)
35.00"
(889.00mm)
6.86"
(174.24mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1978 1937
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1997
Mar 1976–Feb 1979
36-Month
50.58"
(1,284.73mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1978 1937
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1998
Mar 1975–Feb 1979
48-Month
67.65"
(1,718.31mm)
69.68"
(1,769.87mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1937
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1999
Mar 1974–Feb 1979
60-Month
80.93"
(2,055.62mm)
86.91"
(2,207.51mm)
-5.98"
(-151.89mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1978 1938
95th 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 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/