Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, October 1914

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1914
1-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1952
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1998
Sep–Oct 1914
2-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1913 1952
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1946
Aug–Oct 1914
3-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1913 1958
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019
Ties: 1980
Jul–Oct 1914
4-Month
7.92"
(201.17mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jun–Oct 1914
5-Month
12.96"
(329.18mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
May–Oct 1914
6-Month
15.98"
(405.89mm)
13.92"
(353.57mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Apr–Oct 1914
7-Month
18.63"
(473.20mm)
15.87"
(403.10mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Mar–Oct 1914
8-Month
19.31"
(490.47mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
2.39"
(60.70mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Feb–Oct 1914
9-Month
20.12"
(511.05mm)
17.46"
(443.48mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Jan–Oct 1914
10-Month
20.40"
(518.16mm)
17.93"
(455.42mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Dec 1913–Oct 1914
11-Month
20.83"
(529.08mm)
18.41"
(467.61mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Nov 1913–Oct 1914
12-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
19.06"
(484.12mm)
2.13"
(54.11mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
May 1913–Oct 1914
18-Month
33.79"
(858.27mm)
33.01"
(838.45mm)
0.78"
(19.82mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Nov 1912–Oct 1914
24-Month
37.64"
(956.06mm)
38.14"
(968.76mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1913 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Nov 1911–Oct 1914
36-Month
56.22"
(1,427.99mm)
57.18"
(1,452.37mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Nov 1910–Oct 1914
48-Month
72.52"
(1,842.01mm)
76.14"
(1,933.96mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1998
Nov 1909–Oct 1914
60-Month
88.17"
(2,239.52mm)
95.06"
(2,414.52mm)
-6.89"
(-175.00mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1913 1937
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 10, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/