Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1912

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1912
1-Month
0.21"
(5.33mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1905 1986
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1909
Nov–Dec 1912
2-Month
0.25"
(6.35mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1912
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1922
Oct–Dec 1912
3-Month
0.72"
(18.29mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1912
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1998
Sep–Dec 1912
4-Month
2.45"
(62.23mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1898 1952
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1996
Aug–Dec 1912
5-Month
5.73"
(145.54mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1958
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019
Ties: 1997
Jul–Dec 1912
6-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019
Jun–Dec 1912
7-Month
10.86"
(275.84mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
-1.28"
(-32.52mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019
May–Dec 1912
8-Month
13.14"
(333.76mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-1.92"
(-48.76mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019
Apr–Dec 1912
9-Month
15.96"
(405.38mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Mar–Dec 1912
10-Month
16.77"
(425.96mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Feb–Dec 1912
11-Month
17.02"
(432.31mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Jan–Dec 1912
12-Month
17.42"
(442.47mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Ties: 1950
Jul 1911–Dec 1912
18-Month
28.29"
(718.57mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Ties: 1991
Jan 1911–Dec 1912
24-Month
34.53"
(877.06mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Jan 1910–Dec 1912
36-Month
48.22"
(1,224.79mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
-8.98"
(-228.09mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1936
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019
Jan 1909–Dec 1912
48-Month
68.83"
(1,748.28mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
-7.33"
(-186.18mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1998
Jan 1908–Dec 1912
60-Month
91.66"
(2,328.16mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
-3.43"
(-87.13mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1899 1937
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/