Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, October 1915

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1915
1-Month
1.54"
(39.12mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1913 1952
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1998
Sep–Oct 1915
2-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1914 1952
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1946
Ties: 2018
Aug–Oct 1915
3-Month
6.18"
(156.97mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1958
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019
Jul–Oct 1915
4-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun–Oct 1915
5-Month
17.26"
(438.40mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May–Oct 1915
6-Month
21.08"
(535.43mm)
13.92"
(353.57mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr–Oct 1915
7-Month
23.52"
(597.41mm)
15.87"
(403.10mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar–Oct 1915
8-Month
24.57"
(624.08mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb–Oct 1915
9-Month
26.24"
(666.50mm)
17.46"
(443.48mm)
8.78"
(223.02mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan–Oct 1915
10-Month
26.98"
(685.29mm)
17.93"
(455.42mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1914–Oct 1915
11-Month
27.52"
(699.01mm)
18.41"
(467.61mm)
9.11"
(231.40mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1914–Oct 1915
12-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
19.06"
(484.12mm)
8.49"
(215.65mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1914–Oct 1915
18-Month
43.53"
(1,105.66mm)
33.01"
(838.45mm)
10.52"
(267.21mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Nov 1913–Oct 1915
24-Month
48.74"
(1,238.00mm)
38.14"
(968.76mm)
10.60"
(269.24mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1912–Oct 1915
36-Month
65.19"
(1,655.83mm)
57.18"
(1,452.37mm)
8.01"
(203.46mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Nov 1911–Oct 1915
48-Month
83.77"
(2,127.76mm)
76.14"
(1,933.96mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1998
Nov 1910–Oct 1915
60-Month
100.07"
(2,541.78mm)
95.06"
(2,414.52mm)
5.01"
(127.26mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/