Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, November 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1940
1-Month
0.69"
(17.53mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
0.03"
(0.77mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1939 1939
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1922
Oct–Nov 1940
2-Month
1.72"
(43.69mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1939 1933
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1998
Sep–Nov 1940
3-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1939 1952
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1996
Aug–Nov 1940
4-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1958, 2012
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2019
Ties: 2001
Jul–Nov 1940
5-Month
6.59"
(167.39mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1939 2012
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2019
Jun–Nov 1940
6-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1938 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
May–Nov 1940
7-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
14.58"
(370.33mm)
-4.54"
(-115.31mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Apr–Nov 1940
8-Month
12.63"
(320.80mm)
16.53"
(419.86mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Mar–Nov 1940
9-Month
14.41"
(366.01mm)
17.58"
(446.53mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Feb–Nov 1940
10-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
-3.11"
(-79.00mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jan–Nov 1940
11-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
18.59"
(472.19mm)
-3.38"
(-85.86mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Dec 1939–Nov 1940
12-Month
15.53"
(394.46mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-3.54"
(-89.92mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jun 1939–Nov 1940
18-Month
25.55"
(648.97mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
-5.22"
(-132.59mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Dec 1938–Nov 1940
24-Month
31.03"
(788.16mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-7.12"
(-180.85mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Dec 1937–Nov 1940
36-Month
48.60"
(1,234.44mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
-8.60"
(-218.44mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1938 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Dec 1936–Nov 1940
48-Month
65.21"
(1,656.33mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
-10.95"
(-278.13mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1998
Dec 1935–Nov 1940
60-Month
76.30"
(1,938.02mm)
95.08"
(2,415.03mm)
-18.78"
(-477.01mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1938 1937
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/