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South Dakota, Climate Division 6. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1988
1-Month
0.29"
(7.37mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1985 1921
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Ties: 1905, 1941, 1943, 1984, 2008
Jan–Feb 1988
2-Month
0.56"
(14.22mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1983
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1915
Ties: 1980
Dec 1987–Feb 1988
3-Month
1.14"
(28.96mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1984 1983
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Ties: 1941, 1972
Nov 1987–Feb 1988
4-Month
1.55"
(39.37mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1985 1913
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Ties: 1912, 1985
Oct 1987–Feb 1988
5-Month
1.84"
(46.74mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1979 1913
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Ties: 1977
Sep 1987–Feb 1988
6-Month
2.62"
(66.55mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1980 1959
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Ties: 1953
Aug 1987–Feb 1988
7-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1980 1959
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Ties: 1976
Jul 1987–Feb 1988
8-Month
7.55"
(191.77mm)
8.84"
(224.54mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1977 1896
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Jun 1987–Feb 1988
9-Month
9.34"
(237.24mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1916
Ties: 1935
May 1987–Feb 1988
10-Month
12.17"
(309.12mm)
14.70"
(373.38mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Apr 1987–Feb 1988
11-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1916
Mar 1987–Feb 1988
12-Month
15.71"
(399.03mm)
17.52"
(445.01mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1916
Sep 1986–Feb 1988
18-Month
22.56"
(573.02mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Mar 1986–Feb 1988
24-Month
40.28"
(1,023.11mm)
35.00"
(889.00mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Mar 1985–Feb 1988
36-Month
58.82"
(1,494.03mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Mar 1984–Feb 1988
48-Month
79.02"
(2,007.11mm)
69.68"
(1,769.87mm)
9.34"
(237.24mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1984 1937
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999
Mar 1983–Feb 1988
60-Month
97.13"
(2,467.10mm)
86.91"
(2,207.51mm)
10.22"
(259.59mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1985 1938
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/