Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, April 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1929
1-Month
2.36"
(59.94mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1928 1926
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1986
Ties: 1895, 1965, 2006
Mar–Apr 1929
2-Month
4.17"
(105.92mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1928 1926
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1986
Feb–Apr 1929
3-Month
4.78"
(121.41mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1928 1926
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1986
Jan–Apr 1929
4-Month
5.68"
(144.27mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1928 2015
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1986
Dec 1928–Apr 1929
5-Month
5.83"
(148.08mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1980
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1986
Nov 1928–Apr 1929
6-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1986
Oct 1928–Apr 1929
7-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
6.41"
(162.81mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1999
Sep 1928–Apr 1929
8-Month
9.67"
(245.62mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1997
Aug 1928–Apr 1929
9-Month
12.22"
(310.39mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1928 1959
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1986
Jul 1928–Apr 1929
10-Month
15.33"
(389.38mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1928 1926
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1986
Jun 1928–Apr 1929
11-Month
19.37"
(492.00mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1916
May 1928–Apr 1929
12-Month
20.73"
(526.54mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1937
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2016
Nov 1927–Apr 1929
18-Month
24.33"
(617.98mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1927 1937
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1916
May 1927–Apr 1929
24-Month
39.44"
(1,001.78mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1937
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1916
May 1926–Apr 1929
36-Month
60.68"
(1,541.27mm)
57.12"
(1,450.85mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1928 1937
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2011
May 1925–Apr 1929
48-Month
75.17"
(1,909.32mm)
76.03"
(1,931.16mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1928 1937
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2012
May 1924–Apr 1929
60-Month
92.27"
(2,343.66mm)
94.91"
(2,410.71mm)
-2.64"
(-67.05mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1915 1938
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/