Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1992

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1992
1-Month
0.44"
(11.18mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1991 1986
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1909
Ties: 1989
Nov–Dec 1992
2-Month
1.63"
(41.40mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1991 1912
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1922
Oct–Dec 1992
3-Month
2.32"
(58.93mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1991 1912
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1998
Sep–Dec 1992
4-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1991 1952
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1996
Aug–Dec 1992
5-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1991 1958
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2019
Jul–Dec 1992
6-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
8.71"
(221.23mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1991 1976
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Ties: 1911
Jun–Dec 1992
7-Month
14.96"
(379.98mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
2.82"
(71.62mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1991 1936
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
May–Dec 1992
8-Month
16.35"
(415.29mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Apr–Dec 1992
9-Month
17.37"
(441.20mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Mar–Dec 1992
10-Month
18.56"
(471.42mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Feb–Dec 1992
11-Month
19.24"
(488.70mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Ties: 1919
Jan–Dec 1992
12-Month
19.83"
(503.68mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jul 1991–Dec 1992
18-Month
26.71"
(678.43mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jan 1991–Dec 1992
24-Month
41.07"
(1,043.18mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1991 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jan 1990–Dec 1992
36-Month
58.38"
(1,482.85mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1991 1936
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jan 1989–Dec 1992
48-Month
74.65"
(1,896.11mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1991 1936
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1998
Jan 1988–Dec 1992
60-Month
89.99"
(2,285.75mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
-5.10"
(-129.54mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1991 1937
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/