Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1913

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1913
1-Month
0.43"
(10.92mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1912 1986
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1909
Ties: 1990, 1994
Nov–Dec 1913
2-Month
0.79"
(20.07mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1912 1912
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1922
Ties: 1899, 1929, 1945, 1986
Oct–Dec 1913
3-Month
2.10"
(53.34mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1912 1912
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1998
Sep–Dec 1913
4-Month
3.52"
(89.41mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1912 1952
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1996
Aug–Dec 1913
5-Month
5.43"
(137.92mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1910 1958
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jul–Dec 1913
6-Month
7.86"
(199.64mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jun–Dec 1913
7-Month
10.03"
(254.76mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
May–Dec 1913
8-Month
13.39"
(340.11mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-1.67"
(-42.41mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1912 1936
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019
Ties: 1964
Apr–Dec 1913
9-Month
15.17"
(385.32mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Mar–Dec 1913
10-Month
16.41"
(416.81mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Feb–Dec 1913
11-Month
16.74"
(425.20mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jan–Dec 1913
12-Month
16.99"
(431.55mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jul 1912–Dec 1913
18-Month
26.43"
(671.32mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jan 1912–Dec 1913
24-Month
34.41"
(874.01mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jan 1911–Dec 1913
36-Month
51.52"
(1,308.61mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
-5.68"
(-144.27mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1912 1936
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Jan 1910–Dec 1913
48-Month
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
-10.95"
(-278.13mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Jan 1909–Dec 1913
60-Month
85.82"
(2,179.83mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
-9.27"
(-235.46mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1937
111th 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 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/