Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1935

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1935
1-Month
0.25"
(6.35mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1942
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1897
Ties: 1913, 1966
Dec 1934–Jan 1935
2-Month
0.55"
(13.97mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1933 1987
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1910
Ties: 1900
Nov 1934–Jan 1935
3-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1933 1913
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1923
Oct 1934–Jan 1935
4-Month
2.25"
(57.15mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1934 1913
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1999
Sep 1934–Jan 1935
5-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1934 1953
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1997
Aug 1934–Jan 1935
6-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1934 1959
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1997, 2020
Jul 1934–Jan 1935
7-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
9.22"
(234.19mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2020
Jun 1934–Jan 1935
8-Month
10.24"
(260.10mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1934 1937
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2020
May 1934–Jan 1935
9-Month
10.84"
(275.34mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
-4.71"
(-119.63mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1911 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2020
Apr 1934–Jan 1935
10-Month
11.33"
(287.78mm)
17.49"
(444.25mm)
-6.16"
(-156.47mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1937
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2020
Mar 1934–Jan 1935
11-Month
12.28"
(311.91mm)
18.54"
(470.92mm)
-6.26"
(-159.01mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1937
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2020
Feb 1934–Jan 1935
12-Month
12.45"
(316.23mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-6.63"
(-168.40mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1937
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2020
Aug 1933–Jan 1935
18-Month
16.86"
(428.24mm)
25.74"
(653.80mm)
-8.88"
(-225.56mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1937
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2020
Feb 1933–Jan 1935
24-Month
26.96"
(684.78mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
-11.17"
(-283.72mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1935
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2020
Feb 1932–Jan 1935
36-Month
44.89"
(1,140.21mm)
57.09"
(1,450.09mm)
-12.20"
(-309.88mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1937
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2020
Feb 1931–Jan 1935
48-Month
59.52"
(1,511.81mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
-16.50"
(-419.10mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2011
Feb 1930–Jan 1935
60-Month
77.21"
(1,961.13mm)
94.93"
(2,411.22mm)
-17.72"
(-450.09mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1938
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/