Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1915

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1915
1-Month
0.55"
(13.97mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1914 1986
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1909
Ties: 1965
Nov–Dec 1915
2-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1914 1912
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1922
Ties: 1984
Oct–Dec 1915
3-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1913 1912
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1998
Sep–Dec 1915
4-Month
5.24"
(133.10mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1914 1952
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1996
Aug–Dec 1915
5-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1914 1958
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019
Jul–Dec 1915
6-Month
12.90"
(327.66mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1976
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun–Dec 1915
7-Month
18.25"
(463.55mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
6.11"
(155.19mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May–Dec 1915
8-Month
22.07"
(560.58mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
7.01"
(178.06mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr–Dec 1915
9-Month
24.51"
(622.55mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar–Dec 1915
10-Month
25.56"
(649.22mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
7.50"
(190.50mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb–Dec 1915
11-Month
27.23"
(691.64mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan–Dec 1915
12-Month
27.97"
(710.44mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1914–Dec 1915
18-Month
36.46"
(926.08mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
8.64"
(219.45mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1914–Dec 1915
24-Month
48.94"
(1,243.08mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
10.79"
(274.07mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1913–Dec 1915
36-Month
65.93"
(1,674.62mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019
Jan 1912–Dec 1915
48-Month
83.35"
(2,117.09mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
7.19"
(182.63mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1998
Jan 1911–Dec 1915
60-Month
100.46"
(2,551.68mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
5.37"
(136.39mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/