Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1900
1-Month
0.33"
(8.38mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
29th Driest Driest to Date 1985
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1915
Ties: 1913, 1957, 1961, 1974
Jan–Feb 1900
2-Month
0.46"
(11.68mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1983
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1915
Ties: 1968, 2002
Dec 1899–Feb 1900
3-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1997
Nov 1899–Feb 1900
4-Month
1.25"
(31.75mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1913
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1997
Oct 1899–Feb 1900
5-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1934
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1999
Sep 1899–Feb 1900
6-Month
3.06"
(77.72mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1997
Aug 1899–Feb 1900
7-Month
5.85"
(148.59mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1899 1959
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Jul 1899–Feb 1900
8-Month
7.75"
(196.85mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Jun 1899–Feb 1900
9-Month
11.47"
(291.34mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1937
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
May 1899–Feb 1900
10-Month
15.85"
(402.59mm)
16.09"
(408.69mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1937
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Apr 1899–Feb 1900
11-Month
17.13"
(435.10mm)
18.03"
(457.96mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1937
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Mar 1899–Feb 1900
12-Month
18.61"
(472.69mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1899 1937
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Sep 1898–Feb 1900
18-Month
21.73"
(551.94mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1899 1937
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Mar 1898–Feb 1900
24-Month
34.01"
(863.85mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1899 1935
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Mar 1897–Feb 1900
36-Month
51.10"
(1,297.94mm)
57.10"
(1,450.34mm)
-6.00"
(-152.40mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1937
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2011
Mar 1896–Feb 1900
48-Month
73.60"
(1,869.44mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1899 1937
85th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar 1895–Feb 1900
60-Month
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
94.94"
(2,411.48mm)
-5.12"
(-130.05mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1938
97th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/