Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1932

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1932
1-Month
3.16"
(80.26mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1931 1940
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1962
Apr–May 1932
2-Month
5.85"
(148.59mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1927
Ties: 2012
Mar–May 1932
3-Month
6.79"
(172.47mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1942
Feb–May 1932
4-Month
7.04"
(178.82mm)
6.46"
(164.08mm)
0.58"
(14.74mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1942
Jan–May 1932
5-Month
7.70"
(195.58mm)
6.93"
(176.02mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Dec 1931–May 1932
6-Month
8.66"
(219.96mm)
7.41"
(188.21mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Nov 1931–May 1932
7-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
8.06"
(204.72mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Oct 1931–May 1932
8-Month
10.78"
(273.81mm)
9.34"
(237.24mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1995
Sep 1931–May 1932
9-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Ties: 1960
Aug 1931–May 1932
10-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
13.13"
(333.50mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Ties: 1935
Jul 1931–May 1932
11-Month
15.28"
(388.11mm)
15.68"
(398.27mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jun 1931–May 1932
12-Month
17.47"
(443.74mm)
19.11"
(485.39mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1931 1934
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Ties: 1914
Dec 1930–May 1932
18-Month
21.99"
(558.55mm)
26.49"
(672.85mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1916
Jun 1930–May 1932
24-Month
32.87"
(834.90mm)
38.16"
(969.26mm)
-5.29"
(-134.36mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1912 1937
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2011
Jun 1929–May 1932
36-Month
51.64"
(1,311.66mm)
57.11"
(1,450.59mm)
-5.47"
(-138.93mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2011
Jun 1928–May 1932
48-Month
73.41"
(1,864.61mm)
76.05"
(1,931.67mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1937
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Jun 1927–May 1932
60-Month
88.18"
(2,239.77mm)
94.95"
(2,411.73mm)
-6.77"
(-171.96mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/