Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1990
1-Month
0.34"
(8.64mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1915
Ties: 1906, 2015
Jan–Feb 1990
2-Month
0.49"
(12.45mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1985 1983
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1915
Ties: 1933
Dec 1989–Feb 1990
3-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1983 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1997
Nov 1989–Feb 1990
4-Month
1.66"
(42.16mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1985 1913
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1997
Ties: 1924
Oct 1989–Feb 1990
5-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999
Sep 1989–Feb 1990
6-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Aug 1989–Feb 1990
7-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1959
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Ties: 1955
Jul 1989–Feb 1990
8-Month
9.27"
(235.46mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1997
Jun 1989–Feb 1990
9-Month
11.04"
(280.42mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1989 1937
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1916
Ties: 2003
May 1989–Feb 1990
10-Month
12.28"
(311.91mm)
16.09"
(408.69mm)
-3.81"
(-96.78mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1916
Apr 1989–Feb 1990
11-Month
14.58"
(370.33mm)
18.03"
(457.96mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1989 1937
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1916
Mar 1989–Feb 1990
12-Month
16.11"
(409.19mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1989 1937
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1916
Sep 1988–Feb 1990
18-Month
20.34"
(516.64mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1989 1937
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1916
Mar 1988–Feb 1990
24-Month
31.23"
(793.24mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
-6.90"
(-175.26mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1997
Mar 1987–Feb 1990
36-Month
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
57.10"
(1,450.34mm)
-9.13"
(-231.90mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2011
Mar 1986–Feb 1990
48-Month
73.65"
(1,870.71mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2011
Mar 1985–Feb 1990
60-Month
92.73"
(2,355.34mm)
94.94"
(2,411.48mm)
-2.21"
(-56.14mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/