Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1909

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1909
1-Month
1.40"
(35.56mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1908 1986
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1909
Nov–Dec 1909
2-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
1.42"
(36.06mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1908 1912
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1922
Oct–Dec 1909
3-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1907 1912
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1998
Sep–Dec 1909
4-Month
4.84"
(122.94mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1907 1952
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1996
Aug–Dec 1909
5-Month
7.50"
(190.50mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1908 1958
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Jul–Dec 1909
6-Month
10.23"
(259.84mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1908 1976
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Jun–Dec 1909
7-Month
13.78"
(350.01mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
May–Dec 1909
8-Month
17.98"
(456.69mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Apr–Dec 1909
9-Month
18.89"
(479.81mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
1.88"
(47.76mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Mar–Dec 1909
10-Month
19.25"
(488.95mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Feb–Dec 1909
11-Month
20.06"
(509.52mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Jan–Dec 1909
12-Month
20.61"
(523.49mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Jul 1908–Dec 1909
18-Month
30.50"
(774.70mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Jan 1908–Dec 1909
24-Month
43.44"
(1,103.38mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
5.29"
(134.37mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1908 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Jan 1907–Dec 1909
36-Month
61.69"
(1,566.93mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1936
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Jan 1906–Dec 1909
48-Month
85.79"
(2,179.07mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
9.63"
(244.61mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1907 1936
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1998
Jan 1905–Dec 1909
60-Month
110.37"
(2,803.40mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
15.28"
(388.11mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1908 1937
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

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