Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1929
1-Month
0.22"
(5.59mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1928 1986
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1909
Ties: 1995
Nov–Dec 1929
2-Month
0.79"
(20.07mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1923 1912
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1922
Ties: 1899, 1913, 1945, 1986
Oct–Dec 1929
3-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1928 1912
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Sep–Dec 1929
4-Month
6.14"
(155.96mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1928 1952
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Aug–Dec 1929
5-Month
7.41"
(188.21mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1928 1958
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1996
Jul–Dec 1929
6-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
8.71"
(221.23mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1928 1976
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Ties: 1971
Jun–Dec 1929
7-Month
11.79"
(299.47mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1927 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1915
May–Dec 1929
8-Month
14.19"
(360.43mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-0.87"
(-22.09mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1925 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1915
Ties: 2001
Apr–Dec 1929
9-Month
16.55"
(420.37mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1915
Mar–Dec 1929
10-Month
18.36"
(466.34mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1915
Feb–Dec 1929
11-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1915
Jan–Dec 1929
12-Month
19.87"
(504.70mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1915
Jul 1928–Dec 1929
18-Month
29.52"
(749.81mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2010
Jan 1928–Dec 1929
24-Month
37.03"
(940.56mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1915
Jan 1927–Dec 1929
36-Month
59.77"
(1,518.16mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2010
Jan 1926–Dec 1929
48-Month
76.72"
(1,948.69mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1998
Jan 1925–Dec 1929
60-Month
91.91"
(2,334.51mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
-3.18"
(-80.78mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1928 1937
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/