Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1911

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1911
1-Month
3.09"
(78.49mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1910 2001
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1906
Jul–Aug 1911
2-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1910 1947
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Ties: 1922
Jun–Aug 1911
3-Month
6.63"
(168.40mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1993
May–Aug 1911
4-Month
8.25"
(209.55mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1962
Ties: 2002
Apr–Aug 1911
5-Month
9.94"
(252.48mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
-3.04"
(-77.21mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Mar–Aug 1911
6-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
14.03"
(356.36mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Feb–Aug 1911
7-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Jan–Aug 1911
8-Month
11.24"
(285.50mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Dec 1910–Aug 1911
9-Month
11.61"
(294.89mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
-3.91"
(-99.32mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Nov 1910–Aug 1911
10-Month
11.84"
(300.74mm)
16.16"
(410.46mm)
-4.32"
(-109.72mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1934
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Oct 1910–Aug 1911
11-Month
12.57"
(319.28mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-4.87"
(-123.70mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1934
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Sep 1910–Aug 1911
12-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-4.69"
(-119.13mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Mar 1910–Aug 1911
18-Month
23.45"
(595.63mm)
33.11"
(840.99mm)
-9.66"
(-245.36mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1934
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Sep 1909–Aug 1911
24-Month
29.77"
(756.16mm)
38.14"
(968.76mm)
-8.37"
(-212.60mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Sep 1908–Aug 1911
36-Month
50.79"
(1,290.07mm)
57.14"
(1,451.36mm)
-6.35"
(-161.29mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1936
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2011
Sep 1907–Aug 1911
48-Month
71.22"
(1,808.99mm)
76.09"
(1,932.69mm)
-4.87"
(-123.70mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1901 1936
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2011
Sep 1906–Aug 1911
60-Month
92.65"
(2,353.31mm)
94.98"
(2,412.49mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 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/