Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1919

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1919
1-Month
0.23"
(5.84mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1912 1986
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1909
Ties: 1952
Nov–Dec 1919
2-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1917 1912
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1922
Oct–Dec 1919
3-Month
3.67"
(93.22mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1918 1912
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1998
Sep–Dec 1919
4-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1918 1952
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1996
Ties: 1930
Aug–Dec 1919
5-Month
5.68"
(144.27mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1917 1958
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2019
Jul–Dec 1919
6-Month
8.51"
(216.15mm)
8.71"
(221.23mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1917 1976
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2019
Ties: 2001
Jun–Dec 1919
7-Month
11.78"
(299.21mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1917 1936
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2019
May–Dec 1919
8-Month
14.73"
(374.14mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1917 1936
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2019
Apr–Dec 1919
9-Month
17.36"
(440.94mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1917 1936
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2019
Mar–Dec 1919
10-Month
18.16"
(461.26mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1917 1936
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2019
Feb–Dec 1919
11-Month
19.24"
(488.70mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1917 1936
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2019
Ties: 1992
Jan–Dec 1919
12-Month
19.34"
(491.24mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1917 1936
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2019
Jul 1918–Dec 1919
18-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1918 1936
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jan 1918–Dec 1919
24-Month
39.73"
(1,009.14mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1918 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jan 1917–Dec 1919
36-Month
56.07"
(1,424.18mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2019
Jan 1916–Dec 1919
48-Month
76.65"
(1,946.91mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1998
Jan 1915–Dec 1919
60-Month
104.62"
(2,657.35mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
9.53"
(242.06mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1917 1937
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2011
Ties: 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/