Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1969
1-Month
1.22"
(30.99mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1967 2001
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1906
Jul–Aug 1969
2-Month
5.25"
(133.35mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1968 1947
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Jun–Aug 1969
3-Month
8.44"
(214.38mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1993
Ties: 1967
May–Aug 1969
4-Month
10.67"
(271.02mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1962
Apr–Aug 1969
5-Month
11.82"
(300.23mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1945
Mar–Aug 1969
6-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
14.03"
(356.36mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Feb–Aug 1969
7-Month
13.49"
(342.65mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jan–Aug 1969
8-Month
14.22"
(361.19mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Dec 1968–Aug 1969
9-Month
15.32"
(389.13mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Nov 1968–Aug 1969
10-Month
15.88"
(403.35mm)
16.16"
(410.46mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1967 1934
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Oct 1968–Aug 1969
11-Month
17.08"
(433.83mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1967 1934
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Sep 1968–Aug 1969
12-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1935, 2013
Mar 1968–Aug 1969
18-Month
34.80"
(883.92mm)
33.11"
(840.99mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Sep 1967–Aug 1969
24-Month
38.51"
(978.15mm)
38.14"
(968.76mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Sep 1966–Aug 1969
36-Month
56.70"
(1,440.18mm)
57.14"
(1,451.36mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011
Sep 1965–Aug 1969
48-Month
75.73"
(1,923.54mm)
76.09"
(1,932.69mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1968 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Sep 1964–Aug 1969
60-Month
94.49"
(2,400.05mm)
94.98"
(2,412.49mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1963 1937
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/