Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1969
1-Month
0.68"
(17.27mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1967 1986
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1909
Nov–Dec 1969
2-Month
0.91"
(23.11mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1967 1912
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1922
Ties: 1949
Oct–Dec 1969
3-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1967 1912
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
Sep–Dec 1969
4-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1952
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1996
Aug–Dec 1969
5-Month
4.53"
(115.06mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1967 1958
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jul–Dec 1969
6-Month
8.56"
(217.42mm)
8.71"
(221.23mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jun–Dec 1969
7-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
May–Dec 1969
8-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 2017
Apr–Dec 1969
9-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Mar–Dec 1969
10-Month
15.60"
(396.24mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Feb–Dec 1969
11-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jan–Dec 1969
12-Month
17.53"
(445.26mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jul 1968–Dec 1969
18-Month
26.79"
(680.47mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1936
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Jan 1968–Dec 1969
24-Month
38.57"
(979.68mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Jan 1967–Dec 1969
36-Month
55.98"
(1,421.89mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jan 1966–Dec 1969
48-Month
74.32"
(1,887.73mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
Jan 1965–Dec 1969
60-Month
95.86"
(2,434.84mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1937
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/