Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2014
1-Month
0.24"
(6.10mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2008 1942
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1897
Ties: 1908, 1958
Dec 2013–Jan 2014
2-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1987
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1910
Ties: 1938
Nov 2013–Jan 2014
3-Month
1.29"
(32.77mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1913
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1923
Ties: 1967
Oct 2013–Jan 2014
4-Month
6.30"
(160.02mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2013 1913
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1999
Sep 2013–Jan 2014
5-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1953
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Aug 2013–Jan 2014
6-Month
10.62"
(269.75mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2013 1959
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1997
Jul 2013–Jan 2014
7-Month
13.09"
(332.49mm)
9.22"
(234.19mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2013 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2020
Jun 2013–Jan 2014
8-Month
16.21"
(411.73mm)
12.65"
(321.31mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2013 1937
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
May 2013–Jan 2014
9-Month
21.03"
(534.16mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2013 1937
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Apr 2013–Jan 2014
10-Month
23.36"
(593.34mm)
17.49"
(444.25mm)
5.87"
(149.09mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2013 1937
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020
Mar 2013–Jan 2014
11-Month
24.03"
(610.36mm)
18.54"
(470.92mm)
5.49"
(139.44mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2013 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Feb 2013–Jan 2014
12-Month
24.73"
(628.14mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2013 1937
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Aug 2012–Jan 2014
18-Month
28.28"
(718.31mm)
25.74"
(653.80mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2013 1937
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020
Feb 2012–Jan 2014
24-Month
39.35"
(999.49mm)
38.13"
(968.50mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2013 1935
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020
Feb 2011–Jan 2014
36-Month
60.96"
(1,548.38mm)
57.09"
(1,450.09mm)
3.87"
(98.29mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2008 1937
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2020
Feb 2010–Jan 2014
48-Month
85.96"
(2,183.38mm)
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
9.94"
(252.47mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2013 1937
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2011
Feb 2009–Jan 2014
60-Month
108.76"
(2,762.50mm)
94.93"
(2,411.22mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2013 1938
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/