Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1930

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1930
1-Month
0.12"
(3.05mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1905 1986
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1909
Nov–Dec 1930
2-Month
1.35"
(34.29mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1929 1912
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1922
Ties: 1924
Oct–Dec 1930
3-Month
3.62"
(91.95mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1929 1912
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Ties: 1947
Sep–Dec 1930
4-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1928 1952
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1996
Ties: 1919
Aug–Dec 1930
5-Month
7.49"
(190.25mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1929 1958
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019
Jul–Dec 1930
6-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1925 1976
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun–Dec 1930
7-Month
11.00"
(279.40mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1917 1936
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
May–Dec 1930
8-Month
13.93"
(353.82mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Apr–Dec 1930
9-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Mar–Dec 1930
10-Month
16.67"
(423.42mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Feb–Dec 1930
11-Month
17.49"
(444.25mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jan–Dec 1930
12-Month
17.98"
(456.69mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jul 1929–Dec 1930
18-Month
27.67"
(702.82mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jan 1929–Dec 1930
24-Month
37.85"
(961.39mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1929 1934
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jan 1928–Dec 1930
36-Month
55.01"
(1,397.25mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1927 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jan 1927–Dec 1930
48-Month
77.75"
(1,974.85mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1929 1936
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1998
Jan 1926–Dec 1930
60-Month
94.70"
(2,405.38mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1929 1937
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/