Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1933

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1933
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1932 1986
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1909
Ties: 1914, 1925, 1937
Nov–Dec 1933
2-Month
0.80"
(20.32mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1932 1912
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1922
Oct–Dec 1933
3-Month
0.92"
(23.37mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1912 1912
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1998
Sep–Dec 1933
4-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1952
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1996
Aug–Dec 1933
5-Month
4.21"
(106.93mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
-1.96"
(-49.79mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1925 1958
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Ties: 1917
Jul–Dec 1933
6-Month
6.34"
(161.04mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1925 1976
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Jun–Dec 1933
7-Month
7.71"
(195.83mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
-4.43"
(-112.53mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1917 1936
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
May–Dec 1933
8-Month
10.84"
(275.34mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-4.22"
(-107.18mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1917 1936
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Apr–Dec 1933
9-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
-4.54"
(-115.31mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1931 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Mar–Dec 1933
10-Month
14.03"
(356.36mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1931 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Feb–Dec 1933
11-Month
14.31"
(363.47mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
-4.29"
(-108.97mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1931 1936
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Jan–Dec 1933
12-Month
14.52"
(368.81mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-4.55"
(-115.57mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1931 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Jul 1932–Dec 1933
18-Month
21.27"
(540.26mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
-6.55"
(-166.37mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1936
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Jan 1932–Dec 1933
24-Month
32.90"
(835.66mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1932 1934
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jan 1931–Dec 1933
36-Month
47.07"
(1,195.58mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
-10.13"
(-257.30mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Jan 1930–Dec 1933
48-Month
65.05"
(1,652.27mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
-11.11"
(-282.19mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1936
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1998
Jan 1929–Dec 1933
60-Month
84.92"
(2,156.97mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
-10.17"
(-258.32mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1937
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/