Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, July 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1942
1-Month
2.48"
(62.99mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Jun–Jul 1942
2-Month
6.70"
(170.18mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1993
Ties: 1994, 2005
May–Jul 1942
3-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1962
Apr–Jul 1942
4-Month
15.62"
(396.75mm)
10.84"
(275.34mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Mar–Jul 1942
5-Month
17.53"
(445.26mm)
11.89"
(302.01mm)
5.64"
(143.25mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Feb–Jul 1942
6-Month
18.00"
(457.20mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Jan–Jul 1942
7-Month
18.05"
(458.47mm)
12.91"
(327.91mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Dec 1941–Jul 1942
8-Month
18.36"
(466.34mm)
13.38"
(339.85mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Nov 1941–Jul 1942
9-Month
18.55"
(471.17mm)
14.03"
(356.36mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Oct 1941–Jul 1942
10-Month
20.74"
(526.80mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
5.43"
(137.93mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Sep 1941–Jul 1942
11-Month
23.56"
(598.42mm)
16.94"
(430.28mm)
6.62"
(168.14mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Aug 1941–Jul 1942
12-Month
25.48"
(647.19mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Feb 1941–Jul 1942
18-Month
38.68"
(982.47mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Aug 1940–Jul 1942
24-Month
44.25"
(1,123.95mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Aug 1939–Jul 1942
36-Month
59.15"
(1,502.41mm)
57.15"
(1,451.61mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Aug 1938–Jul 1942
48-Month
74.67"
(1,896.62mm)
76.10"
(1,932.94mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Aug 1937–Jul 1942
60-Month
91.51"
(2,324.35mm)
94.98"
(2,412.49mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/