Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, July 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1901
1-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1936
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1993
Jun–Jul 1901
2-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
May–Jul 1901
3-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1962
Apr–Jul 1901
4-Month
10.69"
(271.53mm)
10.84"
(275.34mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1915
Mar–Jul 1901
5-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
11.89"
(302.01mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1915
Feb–Jul 1901
6-Month
12.06"
(306.32mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1915
Jan–Jul 1901
7-Month
12.18"
(309.37mm)
12.91"
(327.91mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1915
Dec 1900–Jul 1901
8-Month
12.36"
(313.94mm)
13.38"
(339.85mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1915
Ties: 1912
Nov 1900–Jul 1901
9-Month
12.60"
(320.04mm)
14.03"
(356.36mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Oct 1900–Jul 1901
10-Month
13.81"
(350.77mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1915
Sep 1900–Jul 1901
11-Month
16.47"
(418.34mm)
16.94"
(430.28mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Ties: 1977
Aug 1900–Jul 1901
12-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1900–Jul 1901
18-Month
31.52"
(800.61mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1900 1911
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Aug 1899–Jul 1901
24-Month
37.04"
(940.82mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Aug 1898–Jul 1901
36-Month
54.03"
(1,372.36mm)
57.15"
(1,451.61mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Aug 1897–Jul 1901
48-Month
70.66"
(1,794.76mm)
76.10"
(1,932.94mm)
-5.44"
(-138.18mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2011
Aug 1896–Jul 1901
60-Month
90.48"
(2,298.19mm)
94.98"
(2,412.49mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1900 1937
93rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/