Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1958

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1958
1-Month
0.26"
(6.60mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1957 1986
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1909
Ties: 2011
Nov–Dec 1958
2-Month
1.03"
(26.16mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1954 1912
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1922
Ties: 1935, 2003
Oct–Dec 1958
3-Month
1.29"
(32.77mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1952 1912
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1998
Sep–Dec 1958
4-Month
1.76"
(44.70mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1996
Aug–Dec 1958
5-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1958
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jul–Dec 1958
6-Month
6.00"
(152.40mm)
8.71"
(221.23mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jun–Dec 1958
7-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
-2.98"
(-75.70mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
May–Dec 1958
8-Month
10.64"
(270.26mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-4.42"
(-112.26mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Apr–Dec 1958
9-Month
13.18"
(334.77mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Mar–Dec 1958
10-Month
13.73"
(348.74mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Feb–Dec 1958
11-Month
14.64"
(371.86mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jan–Dec 1958
12-Month
14.88"
(377.95mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-4.19"
(-106.43mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jul 1957–Dec 1958
18-Month
24.53"
(623.06mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1955 1936
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1954
Jan 1957–Dec 1958
24-Month
37.27"
(946.66mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jan 1956–Dec 1958
36-Month
54.25"
(1,377.95mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1949
Jan 1955–Dec 1958
48-Month
70.06"
(1,779.52mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
-6.10"
(-154.94mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1955 1936
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1998
Jan 1954–Dec 1958
60-Month
86.97"
(2,209.04mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
-8.12"
(-206.25mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1937
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 6, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/