Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2013
1-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2012 2001
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1906
Ties: 1932
Jul–Aug 2013
2-Month
4.88"
(123.95mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1947
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Jun–Aug 2013
3-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1993
May–Aug 2013
4-Month
12.82"
(325.63mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1962
Apr–Aug 2013
5-Month
15.15"
(384.81mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Mar–Aug 2013
6-Month
15.82"
(401.83mm)
14.03"
(356.36mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Feb–Aug 2013
7-Month
16.52"
(419.61mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Jan–Aug 2013
8-Month
16.97"
(431.04mm)
15.04"
(382.02mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Dec 2012–Aug 2013
9-Month
17.60"
(447.04mm)
15.52"
(394.21mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Nov 2012–Aug 2013
10-Month
17.92"
(455.17mm)
16.16"
(410.46mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Oct 2012–Aug 2013
11-Month
18.75"
(476.25mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1934
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Sep 2012–Aug 2013
12-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 1935, 1969
Mar 2012–Aug 2013
18-Month
30.01"
(762.25mm)
33.11"
(840.99mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2003 1934
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Sep 2011–Aug 2013
24-Month
33.79"
(858.27mm)
38.14"
(968.76mm)
-4.35"
(-110.49mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1934
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Sep 2010–Aug 2013
36-Month
59.22"
(1,504.19mm)
57.14"
(1,451.36mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2006 1936
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2011
Sep 2009–Aug 2013
48-Month
84.86"
(2,155.44mm)
76.09"
(1,932.69mm)
8.77"
(222.75mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2009 1936
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2011
Sep 2008–Aug 2013
60-Month
107.78"
(2,737.61mm)
94.98"
(2,412.49mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2009 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/