Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 2010

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2010
1-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2009 1942
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1897
Dec 2009–Jan 2010
2-Month
1.76"
(44.70mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2009 1987
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1910
Nov 2009–Jan 2010
3-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2008 1913
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1923
Ties: 1957
Oct 2009–Jan 2010
4-Month
5.81"
(147.57mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2009 1913
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1999
Sep 2009–Jan 2010
5-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2008 1953
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1997
Aug 2009–Jan 2010
6-Month
9.98"
(253.49mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2009 1959
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1997, 2020
Jul 2009–Jan 2010
7-Month
13.43"
(341.12mm)
9.22"
(234.19mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2009 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Jun 2009–Jan 2010
8-Month
16.92"
(429.77mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2009 1937
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
May 2009–Jan 2010
9-Month
18.19"
(462.03mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1937
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2020
Apr 2009–Jan 2010
10-Month
20.05"
(509.27mm)
17.49"
(444.25mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2008 1937
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2020
Mar 2009–Jan 2010
11-Month
21.80"
(553.72mm)
18.54"
(470.92mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2007 1937
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2020
Feb 2009–Jan 2010
12-Month
22.80"
(579.12mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2007 1937
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2020
Aug 2008–Jan 2010
18-Month
31.59"
(802.39mm)
25.74"
(653.80mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2008 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2020
Feb 2008–Jan 2010
24-Month
46.65"
(1,184.91mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2008 1935
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2020
Feb 2007–Jan 2010
36-Month
69.63"
(1,768.60mm)
57.09"
(1,450.09mm)
12.54"
(318.51mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2009 1937
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020
Feb 2006–Jan 2010
48-Month
85.45"
(2,170.43mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2009 1937
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Feb 2005–Jan 2010
60-Month
106.08"
(2,694.43mm)
94.93"
(2,411.22mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2009 1938
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/