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South Dakota, Climate Division 6. Central

Precipitation Rankings, February 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1998
1-Month
0.41"
(10.41mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1996 1921
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1987
Ties: 1990, 1996, 2000
Jan–Feb 1998
2-Month
0.86"
(21.84mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1995 1983
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1915
Ties: 1924, 1966
Dec 1997–Feb 1998
3-Month
0.95"
(24.13mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1990 1983
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Ties: 1947
Nov 1997–Feb 1998
4-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1983 1913
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Ties: 1970
Oct 1997–Feb 1998
5-Month
3.14"
(79.76mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1993 1913
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Sep 1997–Feb 1998
6-Month
4.22"
(107.19mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1991 1959
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Ties: 1964
Aug 1997–Feb 1998
7-Month
6.50"
(165.10mm)
6.49"
(164.85mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1994 1959
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Jul 1997–Feb 1998
8-Month
11.39"
(289.31mm)
8.84"
(224.54mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1896
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Jun 1997–Feb 1998
9-Month
15.40"
(391.16mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1916
May 1997–Feb 1998
10-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
14.70"
(373.38mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Apr 1997–Feb 1998
11-Month
21.65"
(549.91mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1916
Mar 1997–Feb 1998
12-Month
21.93"
(557.02mm)
17.52"
(445.01mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1916
Sep 1996–Feb 1998
18-Month
34.45"
(875.03mm)
21.96"
(557.78mm)
12.49"
(317.25mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1937
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Mar 1996–Feb 1998
24-Month
45.85"
(1,164.59mm)
35.00"
(889.00mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1996 1937
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Mar 1995–Feb 1998
36-Month
71.02"
(1,803.91mm)
52.37"
(1,330.20mm)
18.65"
(473.71mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1937
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Mar 1994–Feb 1998
48-Month
88.52"
(2,248.41mm)
69.68"
(1,769.87mm)
18.84"
(478.54mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1996 1937
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1999
Mar 1993–Feb 1998
60-Month
111.42"
(2,830.07mm)
86.91"
(2,207.51mm)
24.51"
(622.56mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1997 1938
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/