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South Dakota, Climate Division 6. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1981
1-Month
0.09"
(2.29mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1949 1921
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1987
Ties: 1926, 1949
Jan–Feb 1981
2-Month
0.16"
(4.06mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1983
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1915
Ties: 1898
Dec 1980–Feb 1981
3-Month
0.68"
(17.27mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1980 1983
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1997
Nov 1980–Feb 1981
4-Month
0.94"
(23.88mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1980 1913
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1997
Oct 1980–Feb 1981
5-Month
4.10"
(104.14mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1913
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Sep 1980–Feb 1981
6-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1980 1959
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Aug 1980–Feb 1981
7-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1980 1959
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Jul 1980–Feb 1981
8-Month
9.01"
(228.85mm)
8.84"
(224.54mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1979 1896
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1997
Jun 1980–Feb 1981
9-Month
12.18"
(309.37mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1979 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1916
May 1980–Feb 1981
10-Month
13.15"
(334.01mm)
14.70"
(373.38mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1997
Apr 1980–Feb 1981
11-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1916
Mar 1980–Feb 1981
12-Month
14.39"
(365.51mm)
17.52"
(445.01mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1916
Sep 1979–Feb 1981
18-Month
16.75"
(425.45mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
-5.21"
(-132.33mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Mar 1979–Feb 1981
24-Month
31.74"
(806.20mm)
35.00"
(889.00mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1997
Mar 1978–Feb 1981
36-Month
49.06"
(1,246.12mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
-3.31"
(-84.08mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Mar 1977–Feb 1981
48-Month
73.60"
(1,869.44mm)
69.68"
(1,769.87mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1980 1937
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1999
Mar 1976–Feb 1981
60-Month
82.32"
(2,090.93mm)
86.91"
(2,207.51mm)
-4.59"
(-116.58mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1979 1938
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/