Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, October 1958

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1958
1-Month
0.26"
(6.60mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1955 1952
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1998
Ties: 1955
Sep–Oct 1958
2-Month
0.73"
(18.54mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1946
Aug–Oct 1958
3-Month
1.70"
(43.18mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1958
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jul–Oct 1958
4-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-2.59"
(-65.78mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1917, 1925, 1975
Jun–Oct 1958
5-Month
8.13"
(206.50mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
May–Oct 1958
6-Month
9.61"
(244.09mm)
13.92"
(353.57mm)
-4.31"
(-109.48mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Apr–Oct 1958
7-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
15.87"
(403.10mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Mar–Oct 1958
8-Month
12.70"
(322.58mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
-4.22"
(-107.19mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Feb–Oct 1958
9-Month
13.61"
(345.69mm)
17.46"
(443.48mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jan–Oct 1958
10-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
17.93"
(455.42mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Dec 1957–Oct 1958
11-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
18.41"
(467.61mm)
-4.43"
(-112.52mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Nov 1957–Oct 1958
12-Month
14.97"
(380.24mm)
19.06"
(484.12mm)
-4.09"
(-103.88mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
May 1957–Oct 1958
18-Month
32.60"
(828.04mm)
33.01"
(838.45mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Nov 1956–Oct 1958
24-Month
37.88"
(962.15mm)
38.14"
(968.76mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1922
Nov 1955–Oct 1958
36-Month
54.44"
(1,382.78mm)
57.18"
(1,452.37mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Nov 1954–Oct 1958
48-Month
69.57"
(1,767.08mm)
76.14"
(1,933.96mm)
-6.57"
(-166.88mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1955 1936
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1998
Nov 1953–Oct 1958
60-Month
87.23"
(2,215.64mm)
95.06"
(2,414.52mm)
-7.83"
(-198.88mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1937
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/