Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, April 1906

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1906
1-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1905 1926
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1986
Mar–Apr 1906
2-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1905 1926
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1986
Feb–Apr 1906
3-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1905 1926
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1986
Ties: 1998
Jan–Apr 1906
4-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
0.38"
(9.66mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1905 2015
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1986
Dec 1905–Apr 1906
5-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1905 1980
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1986
Nov 1905–Apr 1906
6-Month
5.67"
(144.02mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1986
Oct 1905–Apr 1906
7-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
6.41"
(162.81mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1999
Sep 1905–Apr 1906
8-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1997
Aug 1905–Apr 1906
9-Month
10.67"
(271.02mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1905 1959
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1986
Jul 1905–Apr 1906
10-Month
15.22"
(386.59mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1926
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1986
Jun 1905–Apr 1906
11-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
4.07"
(103.37mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1916
May 1905–Apr 1906
12-Month
25.60"
(650.24mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
6.51"
(165.35mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1937
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Nov 1904–Apr 1906
18-Month
29.61"
(752.09mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1905 1937
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1916
May 1904–Apr 1906
24-Month
42.61"
(1,082.29mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1905 1937
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 1916
May 1903–Apr 1906
36-Month
62.40"
(1,584.96mm)
57.12"
(1,450.85mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1905 1937
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May 1902–Apr 1906
48-Month
79.93"
(2,030.22mm)
76.03"
(1,931.16mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1937
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
May 1901–Apr 1906
60-Month
102.49"
(2,603.25mm)
94.91"
(2,410.71mm)
7.58"
(192.54mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1938
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/