Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1992

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1992
1-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
0.31"
(7.88mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1991 2001
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1906
Jul–Aug 1992
2-Month
7.12"
(180.85mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1991 1947
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Jun–Aug 1992
3-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1991 1936
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
May–Aug 1992
4-Month
12.60"
(320.04mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1962
Apr–Aug 1992
5-Month
13.62"
(345.95mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Mar–Aug 1992
6-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
14.03"
(356.36mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Feb–Aug 1992
7-Month
15.49"
(393.45mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jan–Aug 1992
8-Month
16.08"
(408.43mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Dec 1991–Aug 1992
9-Month
16.15"
(410.21mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Nov 1991–Aug 1992
10-Month
17.00"
(431.80mm)
16.16"
(410.46mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1990 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Oct 1991–Aug 1992
11-Month
18.29"
(464.57mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1990 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Sep 1991–Aug 1992
12-Month
19.61"
(498.09mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Mar 1991–Aug 1992
18-Month
36.29"
(921.77mm)
33.11"
(840.99mm)
3.18"
(80.78mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1991 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Sep 1990–Aug 1992
24-Month
39.84"
(1,011.94mm)
38.14"
(968.76mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1991 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Sep 1989–Aug 1992
36-Month
59.11"
(1,501.39mm)
57.14"
(1,451.36mm)
1.97"
(50.03mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1991 1936
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Sep 1988–Aug 1992
48-Month
74.48"
(1,891.79mm)
76.09"
(1,932.69mm)
-1.61"
(-40.90mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1991 1936
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2011
Sep 1987–Aug 1992
60-Month
88.97"
(2,259.84mm)
94.98"
(2,412.49mm)
-6.01"
(-152.65mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/