Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1908
1-Month
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1907 1986
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1909
Nov–Dec 1908
2-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1907 1912
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1922
Oct–Dec 1908
3-Month
4.15"
(105.41mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1907 1912
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Sep–Dec 1908
4-Month
5.25"
(133.35mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1907 1952
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1996
Aug–Dec 1908
5-Month
7.29"
(185.17mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1907 1958
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Jul–Dec 1908
6-Month
9.89"
(251.21mm)
8.71"
(221.23mm)
1.18"
(29.98mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1907 1976
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Ties: 1997
Jun–Dec 1908
7-Month
14.31"
(363.47mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
2.17"
(55.11mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
May–Dec 1908
8-Month
18.77"
(476.76mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Apr–Dec 1908
9-Month
20.56"
(522.22mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Mar–Dec 1908
10-Month
21.74"
(552.20mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
3.68"
(93.48mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Feb–Dec 1908
11-Month
22.59"
(573.79mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Jan–Dec 1908
12-Month
22.83"
(579.88mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Jul 1907–Dec 1908
18-Month
30.76"
(781.30mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
2.94"
(74.67mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Jan 1907–Dec 1908
24-Month
41.08"
(1,043.43mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Jan 1906–Dec 1908
36-Month
65.18"
(1,655.57mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
7.98"
(202.69mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1905 1936
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Jan 1905–Dec 1908
48-Month
89.76"
(2,279.90mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
13.60"
(345.44mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jan 1904–Dec 1908
60-Month
106.48"
(2,704.59mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
11.39"
(289.30mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1907 1937
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/