Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2008
1-Month
0.23"
(5.84mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2007 1942
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1897
Ties: 1955, 1957, 1964, 1983
Dec 2007–Jan 2008
2-Month
0.84"
(21.34mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2005 1987
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1910
Nov 2007–Jan 2008
3-Month
0.89"
(22.61mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2005 1913
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1923
Ties: 1946
Oct 2007–Jan 2008
4-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2007 1913
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1999
Sep 2007–Jan 2008
5-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2007 1953
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1997
Aug 2007–Jan 2008
6-Month
9.06"
(230.12mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
2.39"
(60.70mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2007 1959
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1997, 2020
Jul 2007–Jan 2008
7-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
9.22"
(234.19mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Ties: 1969
Jun 2007–Jan 2008
8-Month
13.21"
(335.53mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1937
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2020
May 2007–Jan 2008
9-Month
17.74"
(450.60mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2007 1937
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Apr 2007–Jan 2008
10-Month
19.95"
(506.73mm)
17.49"
(444.25mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2007 1937
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2020
Mar 2007–Jan 2008
11-Month
22.08"
(560.83mm)
18.54"
(470.92mm)
3.54"
(89.91mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1937
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Feb 2007–Jan 2008
12-Month
22.98"
(583.69mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2007 1937
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Aug 2006–Jan 2008
18-Month
31.08"
(789.43mm)
25.74"
(653.80mm)
5.34"
(135.63mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2007 1937
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2020
Feb 2006–Jan 2008
24-Month
38.80"
(985.52mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1935
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2020
Feb 2005–Jan 2008
36-Month
59.43"
(1,509.52mm)
57.09"
(1,450.09mm)
2.34"
(59.43mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1937
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2020
Feb 2004–Jan 2008
48-Month
80.26"
(2,038.60mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
4.24"
(107.69mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2007 1937
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Feb 2003–Jan 2008
60-Month
97.27"
(2,470.66mm)
94.93"
(2,411.22mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2007 1938
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/