Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1924

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1924
1-Month
0.19"
(4.83mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1919 1942
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1897
Ties: 2007
Dec 1923–Jan 1924
2-Month
0.58"
(14.73mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1920 1987
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1910
Ties: 1974
Nov 1923–Jan 1924
3-Month
0.87"
(22.10mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1913 1913
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1923
Ties: 1991
Oct 1923–Jan 1924
4-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1918 1913
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1999
Ties: 2018
Sep 1923–Jan 1924
5-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1923 1953
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1997
Aug 1923–Jan 1924
6-Month
8.48"
(215.39mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1923 1959
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1997, 2020
Jul 1923–Jan 1924
7-Month
11.89"
(302.01mm)
9.22"
(234.19mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1923 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Jun 1923–Jan 1924
8-Month
16.42"
(417.07mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1923 1937
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
May 1923–Jan 1924
9-Month
18.69"
(474.73mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1923 1937
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Apr 1923–Jan 1924
10-Month
20.35"
(516.89mm)
17.49"
(444.25mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1923 1937
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2020
Mar 1923–Jan 1924
11-Month
20.90"
(530.86mm)
18.54"
(470.92mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1923 1937
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2020
Feb 1923–Jan 1924
12-Month
21.14"
(536.96mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
2.06"
(52.33mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1923 1937
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2020
Aug 1922–Jan 1924
18-Month
27.59"
(700.79mm)
25.74"
(653.80mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1922 1937
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2020
Feb 1922–Jan 1924
24-Month
41.40"
(1,051.56mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1923 1935
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2020
Ties: 1993
Feb 1921–Jan 1924
36-Month
60.86"
(1,545.84mm)
57.09"
(1,450.09mm)
3.77"
(95.75mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1920 1937
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2020
Feb 1920–Jan 1924
48-Month
83.55"
(2,122.17mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1923 1937
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Feb 1919–Jan 1924
60-Month
103.07"
(2,617.98mm)
94.93"
(2,411.22mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1923 1938
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/