Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, April 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1941
1-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1940 1926
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1986
Mar–Apr 1941
2-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1939 1926
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1986
Ties: 2007
Feb–Apr 1941
3-Month
4.59"
(116.59mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1926
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1986
Jan–Apr 1941
4-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1939 2015
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1986
Dec 1940–Apr 1941
5-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1940 1980
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1986
Nov 1940–Apr 1941
6-Month
6.20"
(157.48mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1986
Ties: 1923
Oct 1940–Apr 1941
7-Month
7.23"
(183.64mm)
6.41"
(162.81mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1999
Ties: 1977
Sep 1940–Apr 1941
8-Month
7.92"
(201.17mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1997
Aug 1940–Apr 1941
9-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1940 1959
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1986
Jul 1940–Apr 1941
10-Month
12.10"
(307.34mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1940 1926
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1986
Jun 1940–Apr 1941
11-Month
14.97"
(380.24mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1939 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1916
May 1940–Apr 1941
12-Month
15.55"
(394.97mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-3.54"
(-89.92mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1939 1937
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2016
Nov 1939–Apr 1941
18-Month
21.05"
(534.67mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1937
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1916
May 1939–Apr 1941
24-Month
33.42"
(848.87mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-4.73"
(-120.14mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1916
May 1938–Apr 1941
36-Month
48.75"
(1,238.25mm)
57.12"
(1,450.85mm)
-8.37"
(-212.60mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1939 1937
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
May 1937–Apr 1941
48-Month
65.91"
(1,674.11mm)
76.03"
(1,931.16mm)
-10.12"
(-257.05mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2012
May 1936–Apr 1941
60-Month
77.78"
(1,975.61mm)
94.91"
(2,410.71mm)
-17.13"
(-435.10mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1940 1938
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/