Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, July 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1989
1-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Ties: 1896, 1913, 1950
Jun–Jul 1989
2-Month
4.20"
(106.68mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
May–Jul 1989
3-Month
5.44"
(138.18mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1962
Apr–Jul 1989
4-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
10.84"
(275.34mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1915
Ties: 1985
Mar–Jul 1989
5-Month
9.27"
(235.46mm)
11.89"
(302.01mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1915
Feb–Jul 1989
6-Month
9.70"
(246.38mm)
12.43"
(315.72mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1915
Jan–Jul 1989
7-Month
9.92"
(251.97mm)
12.91"
(327.91mm)
-2.99"
(-75.94mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1915
Dec 1988–Jul 1989
8-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
13.38"
(339.85mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1915
Nov 1988–Jul 1989
9-Month
11.12"
(282.45mm)
14.03"
(356.36mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Oct 1988–Jul 1989
10-Month
11.39"
(289.31mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
-3.92"
(-99.56mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1915
Sep 1988–Jul 1989
11-Month
13.50"
(342.90mm)
16.94"
(430.28mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1988–Jul 1989
12-Month
15.53"
(394.46mm)
19.10"
(485.14mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Feb 1988–Jul 1989
18-Month
24.76"
(628.90mm)
31.51"
(800.35mm)
-6.75"
(-171.45mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Aug 1987–Jul 1989
24-Month
30.35"
(770.89mm)
38.17"
(969.52mm)
-7.82"
(-198.63mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Aug 1986–Jul 1989
36-Month
50.55"
(1,283.97mm)
57.15"
(1,451.61mm)
-6.60"
(-167.64mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1936
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Aug 1985–Jul 1989
48-Month
76.58"
(1,945.13mm)
76.10"
(1,932.94mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1936
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Aug 1984–Jul 1989
60-Month
92.29"
(2,344.17mm)
94.98"
(2,412.49mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Ties: 1943

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/