Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1925

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1925
1-Month
1.39"
(35.31mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1924 1940
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1962
Ties: 1992
Apr–May 1925
2-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1924 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1927
Ties: 2002
Mar–May 1925
3-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1934
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1942
Feb–May 1925
4-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1934
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1942
Jan–May 1925
5-Month
3.94"
(100.08mm)
6.93"
(176.02mm)
-2.99"
(-75.94mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1934
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Dec 1924–May 1925
6-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
7.41"
(188.21mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1924 1934
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019
Nov 1924–May 1925
7-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
8.06"
(204.72mm)
-2.77"
(-70.35mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1924 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019
Oct 1924–May 1925
8-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
9.34"
(237.24mm)
-2.28"
(-57.92mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1924 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1995
Sep 1924–May 1925
9-Month
8.66"
(219.96mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Aug 1924–May 1925
10-Month
11.05"
(280.67mm)
13.13"
(333.50mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Jul 1924–May 1925
11-Month
12.84"
(326.14mm)
15.68"
(398.27mm)
-2.84"
(-72.13mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Jun 1924–May 1925
12-Month
17.67"
(448.82mm)
19.11"
(485.39mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1918 1934
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Dec 1923–May 1925
18-Month
22.42"
(569.47mm)
26.49"
(672.85mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1916
Jun 1923–May 1925
24-Month
38.26"
(971.80mm)
38.16"
(969.26mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1919 1937
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2011
Jun 1922–May 1925
36-Month
56.58"
(1,437.13mm)
57.11"
(1,450.59mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1919 1936
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2011
Jun 1921–May 1925
48-Month
76.79"
(1,950.47mm)
76.05"
(1,931.67mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1921 1937
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2011
Jun 1920–May 1925
60-Month
95.60"
(2,428.24mm)
94.95"
(2,411.73mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1915 1937
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/