Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1931
1-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1930 1986
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1909
Nov–Dec 1931
2-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1930 1912
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1922
Ties: 1993
Oct–Dec 1931
3-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1912
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1998
Sep–Dec 1931
4-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1928 1952
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1996
Aug–Dec 1931
5-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1927 1958
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Ties: 1916
Jul–Dec 1931
6-Month
7.58"
(192.53mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1976
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Ties: 1955
Jun–Dec 1931
7-Month
9.77"
(248.16mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1917 1936
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
May–Dec 1931
8-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1917 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Apr–Dec 1931
9-Month
12.44"
(315.98mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
-4.57"
(-116.07mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Mar–Dec 1931
10-Month
13.67"
(347.22mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-4.39"
(-111.50mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Feb–Dec 1931
11-Month
13.97"
(354.84mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
-4.63"
(-117.60mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jan–Dec 1931
12-Month
14.17"
(359.92mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jul 1930–Dec 1931
18-Month
22.59"
(573.79mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1936
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jan 1930–Dec 1931
24-Month
32.15"
(816.61mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-6.00"
(-152.40mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jan 1929–Dec 1931
36-Month
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
-5.18"
(-131.57mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1936
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jan 1928–Dec 1931
48-Month
69.18"
(1,757.17mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
-6.98"
(-177.29mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1998
Jan 1927–Dec 1931
60-Month
91.92"
(2,334.77mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1929 1937
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/