Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, July 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1931
1-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1930 1936
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1993
Ties: 1980
Jun–Jul 1931
2-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1930 1936
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1993
Ties: 2012
May–Jul 1931
3-Month
5.75"
(146.05mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1962
Apr–Jul 1931
4-Month
6.39"
(162.31mm)
10.84"
(275.34mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1936
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1915
Mar–Jul 1931
5-Month
7.62"
(193.55mm)
11.89"
(302.01mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1915
Feb–Jul 1931
6-Month
7.92"
(201.17mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-4.51"
(-114.55mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1915
Jan–Jul 1931
7-Month
8.12"
(206.25mm)
12.91"
(327.91mm)
-4.79"
(-121.66mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1936
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1915
Dec 1930–Jul 1931
8-Month
8.24"
(209.30mm)
13.38"
(339.85mm)
-5.14"
(-130.55mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1936
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1915
Ties: 1980
Nov 1930–Jul 1931
9-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
14.03"
(356.36mm)
-4.56"
(-115.82mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Oct 1930–Jul 1931
10-Month
11.74"
(298.20mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
-3.57"
(-90.67mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1926 1936
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1915
Sep 1930–Jul 1931
11-Month
12.92"
(328.17mm)
16.94"
(430.28mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1926 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Ties: 1933
Aug 1930–Jul 1931
12-Month
15.61"
(396.49mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-3.49"
(-88.65mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1926 1936
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Feb 1930–Jul 1931
18-Month
25.61"
(650.49mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
-5.90"
(-149.86mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1926 1911
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Aug 1929–Jul 1931
24-Month
33.51"
(851.15mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
-4.66"
(-118.37mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Aug 1928–Jul 1931
36-Month
52.51"
(1,333.75mm)
57.15"
(1,451.61mm)
-4.64"
(-117.86mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1926 1936
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Aug 1927–Jul 1931
48-Month
69.01"
(1,752.85mm)
76.10"
(1,932.94mm)
-7.09"
(-180.09mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Aug 1926–Jul 1931
60-Month
92.89"
(2,359.41mm)
94.98"
(2,412.49mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1930 1937
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2011
Ties: 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/