Watertown just experienced its second-wettest October on record (Audio)

November 1, 2021
Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.–Last month was nearly a record-breaker for Watertown in terms of rainfall.

South Dakota Climatologist Laura Edwards says it was the second-wettest October on record…..

The wet weather spanned a number of counties in northeast South Dakota…

The wet weather has slowed harvest work, but it should position the area to go into next spring with plenty of moisture… 

For the year, Watertown has received 25.19 inches of precipitation.