Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1941
1-Month
0.31"
(7.87mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1938 1986
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1909
Ties: 1932
Nov–Dec 1941
2-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1939 1912
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1922
Ties: 2011
Oct–Dec 1941
3-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1940 1912
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1998
Sep–Dec 1941
4-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1940 1952
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1996
Aug–Dec 1941
5-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1958
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jul–Dec 1941
6-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun–Dec 1941
7-Month
14.21"
(360.93mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
2.07"
(52.57mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019
May–Dec 1941
8-Month
16.04"
(407.42mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Apr–Dec 1941
9-Month
19.84"
(503.94mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
2.83"
(71.89mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Mar–Dec 1941
10-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Feb–Dec 1941
11-Month
20.63"
(524.00mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jan–Dec 1941
12-Month
21.16"
(537.46mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jul 1940–Dec 1941
18-Month
28.14"
(714.76mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jan 1940–Dec 1941
24-Month
36.76"
(933.70mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jan 1939–Dec 1941
36-Month
52.38"
(1,330.45mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jan 1938–Dec 1941
48-Month
69.61"
(1,768.09mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
-6.55"
(-166.37mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1998
Jan 1937–Dec 1941
60-Month
86.39"
(2,194.31mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
-8.70"
(-220.98mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/