Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1994

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1994
1-Month
0.43"
(10.92mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1991 1986
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1909
Ties: 1913, 1990
Nov–Dec 1994
2-Month
1.10"
(27.94mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1991 1912
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1922
Ties: 1975
Oct–Dec 1994
3-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1993 1912
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1998
Sep–Dec 1994
4-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1952
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1996
Aug–Dec 1994
5-Month
7.18"
(182.37mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1993 1958
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1996
Jul–Dec 1994
6-Month
10.81"
(274.57mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1991 1976
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1998
Jun–Dec 1994
7-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
12.14"
(308.36mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1991 1936
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1915
May–Dec 1994
8-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1915
Apr–Dec 1994
9-Month
17.24"
(437.90mm)
17.01"
(432.05mm)
0.23"
(5.85mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1915
Mar–Dec 1994
10-Month
17.59"
(446.79mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-0.47"
(-11.93mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1915
Feb–Dec 1994
11-Month
18.20"
(462.28mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1915
Jan–Dec 1994
12-Month
18.90"
(480.06mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1936
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1915
Jul 1993–Dec 1994
18-Month
30.94"
(785.88mm)
27.82"
(706.63mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2010
Jan 1993–Dec 1994
24-Month
44.33"
(1,125.98mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
6.18"
(156.97mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1915
Jan 1992–Dec 1994
36-Month
64.16"
(1,629.66mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2010
Jan 1991–Dec 1994
48-Month
85.40"
(2,169.16mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1993 1936
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Jan 1990–Dec 1994
60-Month
102.71"
(2,608.83mm)
95.09"
(2,415.29mm)
7.62"
(193.54mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/