Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, June 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
June 1979
1-Month
3.43"
(87.12mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1978 1936
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1967
May–Jun 1979
2-Month
5.30"
(134.62mm)
6.36"
(161.54mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1962
Apr–Jun 1979
3-Month
6.96"
(176.78mm)
8.30"
(210.82mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1942
Mar–Jun 1979
4-Month
8.24"
(209.30mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1942
Feb–Jun 1979
5-Month
8.71"
(221.23mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1942
Jan–Jun 1979
6-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
10.37"
(263.40mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1942
Dec 1978–Jun 1979
7-Month
9.82"
(249.43mm)
10.85"
(275.59mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1976 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1962
Nov 1978–Jun 1979
8-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1986
Oct 1978–Jun 1979
9-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
12.77"
(324.36mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1999
Sep 1978–Jun 1979
10-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
14.40"
(365.76mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1942
Aug 1978–Jun 1979
11-Month
14.22"
(361.19mm)
16.56"
(420.62mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1999
Jul 1978–Jun 1979
12-Month
17.78"
(451.61mm)
19.11"
(485.39mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1936
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2010
Jan 1978–Jun 1979
18-Month
28.42"
(721.87mm)
29.45"
(748.03mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
Jul 1977–Jun 1979
24-Month
41.46"
(1,053.08mm)
38.18"
(969.77mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1937
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2011
Jul 1976–Jun 1979
36-Month
57.95"
(1,471.93mm)
57.16"
(1,451.86mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1978 1936
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Jul 1975–Jun 1979
48-Month
72.30"
(1,836.42mm)
76.09"
(1,932.69mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1978 1937
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jul 1974–Jun 1979
60-Month
89.71"
(2,278.63mm)
94.98"
(2,412.49mm)
-5.27"
(-133.86mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1978 1937
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/