Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, April 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1966
1-Month
1.86"
(47.24mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1962 1926
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1986
Ties: 2009
Mar–Apr 1966
2-Month
3.14"
(79.76mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1965 1926
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1986
Feb–Apr 1966
3-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1965 1926
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1986
Jan–Apr 1966
4-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1965 2015
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1986
Dec 1965–Apr 1966
5-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1965 1980
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1986
Nov 1965–Apr 1966
6-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1965 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1986
Oct 1965–Apr 1966
7-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
6.41"
(162.81mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1934
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1999
Sep 1965–Apr 1966
8-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1934
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1997
Aug 1965–Apr 1966
9-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1965 1959
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1986
Jul 1965–Apr 1966
10-Month
12.58"
(319.53mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1965 1926
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1986
Jun 1965–Apr 1966
11-Month
16.42"
(417.07mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1965 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1916
May 1965–Apr 1966
12-Month
21.76"
(552.70mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
2.67"
(67.81mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2016
Nov 1964–Apr 1966
18-Month
26.45"
(671.83mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
2.24"
(56.90mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1916
May 1964–Apr 1966
24-Month
38.96"
(989.58mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1916
May 1963–Apr 1966
36-Month
59.25"
(1,504.95mm)
57.12"
(1,450.85mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1937
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2011
May 1962–Apr 1966
48-Month
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
76.03"
(1,931.16mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2012
May 1961–Apr 1966
60-Month
101.80"
(2,585.72mm)
94.91"
(2,410.71mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1965 1938
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 7, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/