Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1958

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1958
1-Month
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1942
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1897
Ties: 1908, 2014
Dec 1957–Jan 1958
2-Month
0.37"
(9.40mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1942 1987
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1910
Ties: 1980
Nov 1957–Jan 1958
3-Month
1.36"
(34.54mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1955 1913
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1923
Ties: 2004
Oct 1957–Jan 1958
4-Month
3.09"
(78.49mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1957 1913
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1999
Ties: 1945
Sep 1957–Jan 1958
5-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1957 1953
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1997
Aug 1957–Jan 1958
6-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1957 1959
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1997, 2020
Jul 1957–Jan 1958
7-Month
9.89"
(251.21mm)
9.22"
(234.19mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2020
Jun 1957–Jan 1958
8-Month
13.96"
(354.58mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1957 1937
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
May 1957–Jan 1958
9-Month
18.99"
(482.35mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1957 1937
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Apr 1957–Jan 1958
10-Month
21.40"
(543.56mm)
17.49"
(444.25mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1957 1937
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020
Mar 1957–Jan 1958
11-Month
22.07"
(560.58mm)
18.54"
(470.92mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1937
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020
Feb 1957–Jan 1958
12-Month
22.40"
(568.96mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1957 1937
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020
Aug 1956–Jan 1958
18-Month
29.12"
(739.65mm)
25.74"
(653.80mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1957 1937
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020
Feb 1956–Jan 1958
24-Month
39.07"
(992.38mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1957 1935
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Feb 1955–Jan 1958
36-Month
55.19"
(1,401.83mm)
57.09"
(1,450.09mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1957 1937
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020
Ties: 1992
Feb 1954–Jan 1958
48-Month
72.13"
(1,832.10mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
-3.89"
(-98.81mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1937
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Feb 1953–Jan 1958
60-Month
93.39"
(2,372.11mm)
94.93"
(2,411.22mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1957 1938
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2021, retrieved on March 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/