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USGS Daily Statistics for South Dakota

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Listing of South Dakota Discontinued, Threatened, or Endangered Stations

Due to lack of funding, the following sites will be discontinued Oct.1, 2018:

06430532 Crow Creek near Beulah,WY

06430800 Annie Creek near Lead, SD

06432172 False Bottom Creek near Central City, SD

Questions can be directed to Joyce Williamson, Director Dakota Water Science Center, by email jewillia@usgs.gov, or by phone (605)394-3219.



The statistics generated from this site are based on approved daily-mean data and may not match those published by the USGS in official publications. The user is responsible for assessment and use of statistics from this site. For more details on why the statistics may not match, click here.

USGS 06479010 VERMILLION RIVER NR VERMILLION,SD


Clay County, South Dakota
Hydrologic Unit Code 10170102
Latitude  42°49'02", Longitude  96°55'26" NAD27
Drainage area 2,254  square miles
Contributing drainage area 1,776  square miles
Gage datum 1,121.65 feet above NAVD88
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00060, Discharge, cubic feet per second,
Day of
month
Mean of daily mean values for each day for 34 - 35 years of record in, ft3/s   (Calculation Period 1983-10-01 -> 2018-09-30)

Calculation period restricted by USGS staff due to special conditions at/near site
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
1 70 54 224 1,000 918 705 760 326 135 234 152 131
2 72 54 221 1,060 915 674 710 346 147 229 165 126
3 78 55 228 1,030 892 677 664 422 164 219 170 123
4 75 56 249 981 855 690 605 468 165 222 165 117
5 74 57 261 929 806 763 581 459 155 232 153 113
6 72 56 260 892 755 773 567 425 143 231 143 110
7 70 56 264 878 732 730 637 376 136 227 137 107
8 68 57 266 881 729 717 732 329 137 249 132 111
9 67 60 270 900 729 701 736 297 133 266 129 111
10 65 64 309 862 729 732 703 279 131 244 130 110
11 64 69 407 836 753 758 643 266 131 187 127 110
12 64 69 465 840 777 772 576 252 128 167 123 110
13 63 72 547 860 792 746 554 240 118 150 126 110
14 61 79 598 925 757 718 602 234 114 139 129 106
15 60 89 602 998 709 755 607 233 116 133 139 103
16 60 96 608 1,040 664 766 561 236 127 130 149 100
17 60 99 678 978 627 822 514 232 160 129 161 96
18 58 106 831 920 604 914 485 216 164 139 165 92
19 57 169 888 885 605 1,030 430 204 161 145 168 88
20 57 200 888 842 595 1,000 388 193 162 152 169 83
21 57 241 868 810 595 1,150 370 179 166 150 164 82
22 57 257 839 799 574 1,190 451 174 172 144 153 82
23 56 267 807 843 548 1,320 437 168 239 141 147 81
24 56 248 789 849 519 1,200 397 165 251 147 141 77
25 56 222 804 855 505 1,150 371 165 242 149 143 76
26 56 203 855 912 494 1,070 362 156 244 153 141 76
27 55 210 860 939 494 1,020 364 143 239 149 138 76
28 55 213 858 962 582 936 363 144 234 143 133 75
29 55 370 852 933 622 876 353 151 236 138 135 73
30 54   858 911 676 819 360 138 241 137 135 71
31 54   906   688   341 136   140   69