Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1902
1-Month
0.67"
(17.02mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1901 1985
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1915
Jan–Feb 1902
2-Month
1.07"
(27.18mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1901 1983
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1915
Ties: 1943
Dec 1901–Feb 1902
3-Month
1.77"
(44.96mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1901 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Nov 1901–Feb 1902
4-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1901 1913
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Oct 1901–Feb 1902
5-Month
3.77"
(95.76mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1999
Sep 1901–Feb 1902
6-Month
7.19"
(182.63mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Aug 1901–Feb 1902
7-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1901 1959
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Jul 1901–Feb 1902
8-Month
11.56"
(293.62mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1997
Jun 1901–Feb 1902
9-Month
17.31"
(439.67mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
4.12"
(104.64mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1916
May 1901–Feb 1902
10-Month
18.80"
(477.52mm)
16.09"
(408.69mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 1916
Apr 1901–Feb 1902
11-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
18.03"
(457.96mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1916
Mar 1901–Feb 1902
12-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1916
Sep 1900–Feb 1902
18-Month
26.04"
(661.42mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1916
Mar 1900–Feb 1902
24-Month
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1901 1935
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Mar 1899–Feb 1902
36-Month
59.37"
(1,508.00mm)
57.10"
(1,450.34mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar 1898–Feb 1902
48-Month
74.77"
(1,899.16mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
72nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar 1897–Feb 1902
60-Month
91.86"
(2,333.24mm)
94.94"
(2,411.48mm)
-3.08"
(-78.24mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1900 1938
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/