Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1945
1-Month
0.62"
(15.75mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1943 1985
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1915
Ties: 1959, 1960
Jan–Feb 1945
2-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1943 1983
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1915
Ties: 1950
Dec 1944–Feb 1945
3-Month
1.30"
(33.02mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1997
Nov 1944–Feb 1945
4-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
0.97"
(24.63mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1944 1913
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1997
Oct 1944–Feb 1945
5-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1943 1934
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1999
Sep 1944–Feb 1945
6-Month
4.59"
(116.59mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1934
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1997
Aug 1944–Feb 1945
7-Month
8.19"
(208.03mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1944 1959
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1997
Ties: 1897
Jul 1944–Feb 1945
8-Month
11.83"
(300.48mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1997
Jun 1944–Feb 1945
9-Month
17.06"
(433.32mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
3.87"
(98.29mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1944 1937
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1916
May 1944–Feb 1945
10-Month
20.42"
(518.67mm)
16.09"
(408.69mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1944 1937
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Apr 1944–Feb 1945
11-Month
22.32"
(566.93mm)
18.03"
(457.96mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1944 1937
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1916
Mar 1944–Feb 1945
12-Month
23.16"
(588.26mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1944 1937
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1916
Sep 1943–Feb 1945
18-Month
27.94"
(709.68mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1944 1937
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1916
Mar 1943–Feb 1945
24-Month
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1942 1935
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1997
Mar 1942–Feb 1945
36-Month
65.24"
(1,657.10mm)
57.10"
(1,450.34mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1944 1937
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2011
Mar 1941–Feb 1945
48-Month
86.14"
(2,187.96mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
10.12"
(257.05mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1944 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2011
Mar 1940–Feb 1945
60-Month
101.72"
(2,583.69mm)
94.94"
(2,411.48mm)
6.78"
(172.21mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1944 1938
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/