Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, November 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1961
1-Month
0.25"
(6.35mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1951 1939
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1922
Ties: 1962
Oct–Nov 1961
2-Month
1.49"
(37.85mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1960 1933
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1998
Sep–Nov 1961
3-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1960 1952
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1996
Aug–Nov 1961
4-Month
5.19"
(131.83mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1958 1958, 2012
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul–Nov 1961
5-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1960 2012
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Jun–Nov 1961
6-Month
9.94"
(252.48mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
-1.72"
(-43.68mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May–Nov 1961
7-Month
13.47"
(342.14mm)
14.58"
(370.33mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Apr–Nov 1961
8-Month
14.53"
(369.06mm)
16.53"
(419.86mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1954
Mar–Nov 1961
9-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
17.58"
(446.53mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Feb–Nov 1961
10-Month
15.47"
(392.94mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jan–Nov 1961
11-Month
15.59"
(395.99mm)
18.59"
(472.19mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Dec 1960–Nov 1961
12-Month
16.34"
(415.04mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1960–Nov 1961
18-Month
26.86"
(682.24mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
-3.91"
(-99.32mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1936
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Dec 1959–Nov 1961
24-Month
34.24"
(869.70mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Dec 1958–Nov 1961
36-Month
50.75"
(1,289.05mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
-6.45"
(-163.83mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1960 1936
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Dec 1957–Nov 1961
48-Month
65.50"
(1,663.70mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
-10.66"
(-270.76mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Dec 1956–Nov 1961
60-Month
88.01"
(2,235.45mm)
95.08"
(2,415.03mm)
-7.07"
(-179.58mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1959 1937
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/