Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1908
1-Month
2.04"
(51.82mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1907 2001
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1906
Jul–Aug 1908
2-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1904 1947
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Ties: 2004
Jun–Aug 1908
3-Month
9.06"
(230.12mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1993
May–Aug 1908
4-Month
13.52"
(343.41mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1962
Apr–Aug 1908
5-Month
15.31"
(388.87mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Ties: 1923
Mar–Aug 1908
6-Month
16.49"
(418.85mm)
14.03"
(356.36mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Feb–Aug 1908
7-Month
17.34"
(440.44mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Jan–Aug 1908
8-Month
17.58"
(446.53mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Dec 1907–Aug 1908
9-Month
18.07"
(458.98mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Nov 1907–Aug 1908
10-Month
18.11"
(459.99mm)
16.16"
(410.46mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1907 1934
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Oct 1907–Aug 1908
11-Month
18.76"
(476.50mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Sep 1907–Aug 1908
12-Month
20.43"
(518.92mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1904 1936
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Mar 1907–Aug 1908
18-Month
34.27"
(870.46mm)
33.11"
(840.99mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Sep 1906–Aug 1908
24-Month
41.86"
(1,063.24mm)
38.14"
(968.76mm)
3.72"
(94.48mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Sep 1905–Aug 1908
36-Month
63.95"
(1,624.33mm)
57.14"
(1,451.36mm)
6.81"
(172.97mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1906 1936
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2011
Sep 1904–Aug 1908
48-Month
87.50"
(2,222.50mm)
76.09"
(1,932.69mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Sep 1903–Aug 1908
60-Month
105.44"
(2,678.18mm)
94.98"
(2,412.49mm)
10.46"
(265.69mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1907 1937
21st 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 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/