Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, April 1934

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1934
1-Month
0.49"
(12.45mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1926 1926
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1986
Mar–Apr 1934
2-Month
1.44"
(36.58mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1926 1926
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1986
Feb–Apr 1934
3-Month
1.61"
(40.89mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-1.93"
(-49.03mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1926
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1986
Jan–Apr 1934
4-Month
1.81"
(45.97mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2015
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1986
Dec 1933–Apr 1934
5-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1980
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1986
Nov 1933–Apr 1934
6-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1986
Oct 1933–Apr 1934
7-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
6.41"
(162.81mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1999
Sep 1933–Apr 1934
8-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1997
Aug 1933–Apr 1934
9-Month
6.02"
(152.91mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
-4.18"
(-106.17mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1959
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1986
Jul 1933–Apr 1934
10-Month
8.15"
(207.01mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1926
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1986
Jun 1933–Apr 1934
11-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-6.67"
(-169.42mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1916
May 1933–Apr 1934
12-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-6.44"
(-163.58mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1937
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2016
Nov 1932–Apr 1934
18-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
-7.41"
(-188.21mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1937
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1916
May 1932–Apr 1934
24-Month
30.17"
(766.32mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-7.98"
(-202.69mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1916
May 1931–Apr 1934
36-Month
46.51"
(1,181.35mm)
57.12"
(1,450.85mm)
-10.61"
(-269.50mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1937
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2011
May 1930–Apr 1934
48-Month
62.81"
(1,595.37mm)
76.03"
(1,931.16mm)
-13.22"
(-335.79mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1937
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2012
May 1929–Apr 1934
60-Month
81.05"
(2,058.67mm)
94.91"
(2,410.71mm)
-13.86"
(-352.04mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1938
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/