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South Dakota, Climate Division 6. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1989
1-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1988 1921
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Jan–Feb 1989
2-Month
0.66"
(16.76mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1983
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1915
Ties: 1899, 1985, 2006
Dec 1988–Feb 1989
3-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1988 1983
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Nov 1988–Feb 1989
4-Month
1.84"
(46.74mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1988 1913
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Oct 1988–Feb 1989
5-Month
2.14"
(54.36mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1913
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Sep 1988–Feb 1989
6-Month
3.68"
(93.47mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1988 1959
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Aug 1988–Feb 1989
7-Month
5.08"
(129.03mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1979 1959
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1997
Jul 1988–Feb 1989
8-Month
6.41"
(162.81mm)
8.84"
(224.54mm)
-2.43"
(-61.73mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1896
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1997
Jun 1988–Feb 1989
9-Month
9.28"
(235.71mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1916
May 1988–Feb 1989
10-Month
12.87"
(326.90mm)
14.70"
(373.38mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Apr 1988–Feb 1989
11-Month
14.04"
(356.62mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1916
Mar 1988–Feb 1989
12-Month
14.51"
(368.55mm)
17.52"
(445.01mm)
-3.01"
(-76.46mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1916
Sep 1987–Feb 1989
18-Month
17.13"
(435.10mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1998
Mar 1987–Feb 1989
24-Month
30.22"
(767.59mm)
35.00"
(889.00mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1997
Mar 1986–Feb 1989
36-Month
54.79"
(1,391.67mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1998
Mar 1985–Feb 1989
48-Month
73.33"
(1,862.58mm)
69.68"
(1,769.87mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1999
Ties: 1993
Mar 1984–Feb 1989
60-Month
93.53"
(2,375.66mm)
86.91"
(2,207.51mm)
6.62"
(168.15mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1984 1938
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/