Department of Agricultural Engineering
The climate of South Dakota generally is limiting or marginal for most crops, and knowledge of the state's climate is necessary for maximum agricultural production. The most important climate limitations are precipitation and length of the growing season. This publication contains information about South Dakota climate helpful to persons engaged in agricultural production. It will also be useful to others concerned with climatic conditions.
South Dakota climate, South Dakota climatic conditions, South Dakota weather
South Dakota Experiment Station, South Dakota State University
Spuhler, W.; Lytle, W. F.; and Moe, D., "Climate of South Dakota" (1971). Research Bulletins of the South Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station (1887-2011). 587.