Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, October 1975

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1975
1-Month
0.76"
(19.30mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1974 1952
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1998
Ties: 1967, 1974
Sep–Oct 1975
2-Month
1.66"
(42.16mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
-1.23"
(-31.25mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1974 1952
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1946
Aug–Oct 1975
3-Month
3.81"
(96.77mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1974 1958
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul–Oct 1975
4-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-2.59"
(-65.78mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1974 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 1917, 1925, 1958
Jun–Oct 1975
5-Month
9.17"
(232.92mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1974 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May–Oct 1975
6-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
13.92"
(353.57mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1974 1936
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 2002
Apr–Oct 1975
7-Month
13.89"
(352.81mm)
15.87"
(403.10mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1974 1936
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar–Oct 1975
8-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1974 1936
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Feb–Oct 1975
9-Month
16.26"
(413.00mm)
17.46"
(443.48mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1974 1936
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 1897
Jan–Oct 1975
10-Month
17.24"
(437.90mm)
17.93"
(455.42mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1974 1936
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Dec 1974–Oct 1975
11-Month
17.37"
(441.20mm)
18.41"
(467.61mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1974 1936
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 1974–Oct 1975
12-Month
17.61"
(447.29mm)
19.06"
(484.12mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1974 1936
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1974–Oct 1975
18-Month
26.99"
(685.55mm)
33.01"
(838.45mm)
-6.02"
(-152.90mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1974 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 1973–Oct 1975
24-Month
31.56"
(801.62mm)
38.14"
(968.76mm)
-6.58"
(-167.14mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Nov 1972–Oct 1975
36-Month
50.61"
(1,285.49mm)
57.18"
(1,452.37mm)
-6.57"
(-166.88mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1960 1936
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Nov 1971–Oct 1975
48-Month
71.36"
(1,812.54mm)
76.14"
(1,933.96mm)
-4.78"
(-121.42mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1998
Nov 1970–Oct 1975
60-Month
92.62"
(2,352.55mm)
95.06"
(2,414.52mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1974 1937
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/