Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, November 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1953
1-Month
0.67"
(17.02mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1939
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1922
Ties: 1994
Oct–Nov 1953
2-Month
1.51"
(38.35mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
-0.43"
(-10.93mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1952 1933
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1998
Sep–Nov 1953
3-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1952 1952
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1996
Ties: 2011
Aug–Nov 1953
4-Month
4.69"
(119.13mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1952 1958, 2012
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jul–Nov 1953
5-Month
7.00"
(177.80mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1952 2012
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jun–Nov 1953
6-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
May–Nov 1953
7-Month
14.56"
(369.82mm)
14.58"
(370.33mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Apr–Nov 1953
8-Month
18.04"
(458.22mm)
16.53"
(419.86mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Mar–Nov 1953
9-Month
19.30"
(490.22mm)
17.58"
(446.53mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Feb–Nov 1953
10-Month
20.44"
(519.18mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jan–Nov 1953
11-Month
21.06"
(534.92mm)
18.59"
(472.19mm)
2.47"
(62.73mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1923
Dec 1952–Nov 1953
12-Month
21.29"
(540.77mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1952–Nov 1953
18-Month
29.36"
(745.74mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Dec 1951–Nov 1953
24-Month
36.10"
(916.94mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Dec 1950–Nov 1953
36-Month
56.63"
(1,438.40mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Dec 1949–Nov 1953
48-Month
74.54"
(1,893.32mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
-1.62"
(-41.14mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Dec 1948–Nov 1953
60-Month
91.15"
(2,315.21mm)
95.08"
(2,415.03mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1952 1937
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/