Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1966
1-Month
0.34"
(8.64mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1986
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1909
Ties: 1963, 1978
Nov–Dec 1966
2-Month
0.82"
(20.83mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1912
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1922
Ties: 1937
Oct–Dec 1966
3-Month
2.14"
(54.36mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1965 1912
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1998
Sep–Dec 1966
4-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1964 1952
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1996
Aug–Dec 1966
5-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1965 1958
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jul–Dec 1966
6-Month
10.89"
(276.61mm)
8.71"
(221.23mm)
2.18"
(55.38mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1965 1976
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jun–Dec 1966
7-Month
13.32"
(338.33mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1936
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
May–Dec 1966
8-Month
14.31"
(363.47mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1964 1936
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Apr–Dec 1966
9-Month
16.17"
(410.72mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Mar–Dec 1966
10-Month
17.45"
(443.23mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Feb–Dec 1966
11-Month
18.09"
(459.49mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1964 1936
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jan–Dec 1966
12-Month
18.34"
(465.84mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1936
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1975
Jul 1965–Dec 1966
18-Month
26.89"
(683.01mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jan 1965–Dec 1966
24-Month
39.88"
(1,012.95mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1965 1934
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jan 1964–Dec 1966
36-Month
57.82"
(1,468.63mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jan 1963–Dec 1966
48-Month
77.67"
(1,972.82mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1962 1936
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Jan 1962–Dec 1966
60-Month
102.25"
(2,597.15mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/