Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1915

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1915
1-Month
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1914 1942
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1897
Dec 1914–Jan 1915
2-Month
1.28"
(32.51mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1914 1987
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1910
Nov 1914–Jan 1915
3-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1914 1913
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1923
Oct 1914–Jan 1915
4-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1913
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1999
Sep 1914–Jan 1915
5-Month
5.26"
(133.60mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1953
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1997
Aug 1914–Jan 1915
6-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1914 1959
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1997, 2020
Jul 1914–Jan 1915
7-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
9.22"
(234.19mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2020
Jun 1914–Jan 1915
8-Month
14.27"
(362.46mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020
May 1914–Jan 1915
9-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020
Apr 1914–Jan 1915
10-Month
19.94"
(506.48mm)
17.49"
(444.25mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020
Ties: 1910
Mar 1914–Jan 1915
11-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
18.54"
(470.92mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2020
Feb 1914–Jan 1915
12-Month
21.43"
(544.32mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2020
Aug 1913–Jan 1915
18-Month
27.14"
(689.36mm)
25.74"
(653.80mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020
Feb 1913–Jan 1915
24-Month
38.45"
(976.63mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1914 1935
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020
Feb 1912–Jan 1915
36-Month
55.72"
(1,415.29mm)
57.09"
(1,450.09mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2020
Feb 1911–Jan 1915
48-Month
72.89"
(1,851.41mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2011
Feb 1910–Jan 1915
60-Month
85.87"
(2,181.10mm)
94.93"
(2,411.22mm)
-9.06"
(-230.12mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1914 1938
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/