Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2006
1-Month
0.29"
(7.37mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1915
Ties: 1975
Jan–Feb 2006
2-Month
0.59"
(14.99mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1983
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1915
Dec 2005–Feb 2006
3-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2005 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Nov 2005–Feb 2006
4-Month
2.40"
(60.96mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2005 1913
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Oct 2005–Feb 2006
5-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1999
Sep 2005–Feb 2006
6-Month
5.44"
(138.18mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1997
Ties: 2008
Aug 2005–Feb 2006
7-Month
7.37"
(187.20mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2004 1959
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1997
Jul 2005–Feb 2006
8-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1997
Jun 2005–Feb 2006
9-Month
14.07"
(357.38mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2004 1937
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1916
May 2005–Feb 2006
10-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
16.09"
(408.69mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2004 1937
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1916
Apr 2005–Feb 2006
11-Month
19.84"
(503.94mm)
18.03"
(457.96mm)
1.81"
(45.98mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2005 1937
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1916
Ties: 2017
Mar 2005–Feb 2006
12-Month
20.53"
(521.46mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2004 1937
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1916
Sep 2004–Feb 2006
18-Month
27.82"
(706.63mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2005 1937
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1916
Mar 2004–Feb 2006
24-Month
41.29"
(1,048.77mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
3.16"
(80.27mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2005 1935
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Mar 2003–Feb 2006
36-Month
58.13"
(1,476.50mm)
57.10"
(1,450.34mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2005 1937
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Mar 2002–Feb 2006
48-Month
73.05"
(1,855.47mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2005 1937
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2011
Mar 2001–Feb 2006
60-Month
92.00"
(2,336.80mm)
94.94"
(2,411.48mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2005 1938
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/