Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1993

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1993
1-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1992 1986
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1909
Ties: 2012
Nov–Dec 1993
2-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1992 1912
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1922
Ties: 1931
Oct–Dec 1993
3-Month
2.49"
(63.25mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1912
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1998
Ties: 1928
Sep–Dec 1993
4-Month
4.15"
(105.41mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1992 1952
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1996
Ties: 1950
Aug–Dec 1993
5-Month
6.04"
(153.42mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1991 1958
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1996
Jul–Dec 1993
6-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1992 1976
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1998
Jun–Dec 1993
7-Month
17.71"
(449.83mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
5.57"
(141.47mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
May–Dec 1993
8-Month
20.90"
(530.86mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
5.84"
(148.34mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1915
Apr–Dec 1993
9-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
6.18"
(156.98mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Mar–Dec 1993
10-Month
24.17"
(613.92mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
6.11"
(155.20mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1915
Ties: 1986
Feb–Dec 1993
11-Month
24.92"
(632.97mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Jan–Dec 1993
12-Month
25.43"
(645.92mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
6.36"
(161.54mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1915
Jul 1992–Dec 1993
18-Month
36.30"
(922.02mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
8.48"
(215.39mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2010
Jan 1992–Dec 1993
24-Month
45.26"
(1,149.60mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1915
Jan 1991–Dec 1993
36-Month
66.50"
(1,689.10mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2010
Jan 1990–Dec 1993
48-Month
83.81"
(2,128.77mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1998
Jan 1989–Dec 1993
60-Month
100.08"
(2,542.03mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
4.99"
(126.74mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1992 1937
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Ties: 2002

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/