Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1913

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1913
1-Month
1.91"
(48.51mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1910 2001
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1906
Ties: 1897
Jul–Aug 1913
2-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1947
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jun–Aug 1913
3-Month
6.51"
(165.35mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1993
Ties: 1935
May–Aug 1913
4-Month
9.87"
(250.70mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1962
Apr–Aug 1913
5-Month
11.65"
(295.91mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Mar–Aug 1913
6-Month
12.89"
(327.41mm)
14.03"
(356.36mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Feb–Aug 1913
7-Month
13.22"
(335.79mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jan–Aug 1913
8-Month
13.47"
(342.14mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Dec 1912–Aug 1913
9-Month
13.68"
(347.47mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Nov 1912–Aug 1913
10-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
16.16"
(410.46mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Oct 1912–Aug 1913
11-Month
14.19"
(360.43mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Sep 1912–Aug 1913
12-Month
15.92"
(404.37mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Ties: 2006
Mar 1912–Aug 1913
18-Month
30.24"
(768.10mm)
33.11"
(840.99mm)
-2.87"
(-72.89mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Sep 1911–Aug 1913
24-Month
36.76"
(933.70mm)
38.14"
(968.76mm)
-1.38"
(-35.06mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1912 1934
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Sep 1910–Aug 1913
36-Month
51.14"
(1,298.96mm)
57.14"
(1,451.36mm)
-6.00"
(-152.40mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1912 1936
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2011
Sep 1909–Aug 1913
48-Month
66.53"
(1,689.86mm)
76.09"
(1,932.69mm)
-9.56"
(-242.83mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1936
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2011
Sep 1908–Aug 1913
60-Month
87.55"
(2,223.77mm)
94.98"
(2,412.49mm)
-7.43"
(-188.72mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1937
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 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/