Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1946
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1943 1985
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1915
Jan–Feb 1946
2-Month
0.64"
(16.26mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1942 1983
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1915
Dec 1945–Feb 1946
3-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1997
Ties: 1959, 1989
Nov 1945–Feb 1946
4-Month
1.43"
(36.32mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1942 1913
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1997
Oct 1945–Feb 1946
5-Month
1.66"
(42.16mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1999
Sep 1945–Feb 1946
6-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1997
Aug 1945–Feb 1946
7-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-1.69"
(-42.92mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1959
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1997
Jul 1945–Feb 1946
8-Month
7.65"
(194.31mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1997
Jun 1945–Feb 1946
9-Month
11.53"
(292.86mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1916
May 1945–Feb 1946
10-Month
14.15"
(359.41mm)
16.09"
(408.69mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1916
Apr 1945–Feb 1946
11-Month
15.36"
(390.14mm)
18.03"
(457.96mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1916
Mar 1945–Feb 1946
12-Month
16.61"
(421.89mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1916
Sep 1944–Feb 1946
18-Month
21.20"
(538.48mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1916
Mar 1944–Feb 1946
24-Month
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1935
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1997
Mar 1943–Feb 1946
36-Month
57.76"
(1,467.10mm)
57.10"
(1,450.34mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1942 1937
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Mar 1942–Feb 1946
48-Month
81.85"
(2,078.99mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1944 1937
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Mar 1941–Feb 1946
60-Month
102.75"
(2,609.85mm)
94.94"
(2,411.48mm)
7.81"
(198.37mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1945 1938
30th 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 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/