Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, April 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1969
1-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1962 1926
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
Ties: 1962
Mar–Apr 1969
2-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1959 1926
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
Feb–Apr 1969
3-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1961 1926
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
Jan–Apr 1969
4-Month
3.55"
(90.17mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1961 2015
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
Dec 1968–Apr 1969
5-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1967 1980
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
Nov 1968–Apr 1969
6-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1967 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
Ties: 1914
Oct 1968–Apr 1969
7-Month
6.41"
(162.81mm)
6.41"
(162.81mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1999
Sep 1968–Apr 1969
8-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1997
Ties: 1993
Aug 1968–Apr 1969
9-Month
10.61"
(269.49mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1968 1959
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1986
Jul 1968–Apr 1969
10-Month
12.81"
(325.37mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1968 1926
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1986
Jun 1968–Apr 1969
11-Month
18.16"
(461.26mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
1.97"
(50.03mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1916
Ties: 1964
May 1968–Apr 1969
12-Month
20.05"
(509.27mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1968 1937
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2016
Ties: 1920
Nov 1967–Apr 1969
18-Month
25.34"
(643.64mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
1.13"
(28.71mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1937
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1916
Ties: 2005
May 1967–Apr 1969
24-Month
38.13"
(968.50mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1968 1937
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1916
May 1966–Apr 1969
36-Month
56.31"
(1,430.27mm)
57.12"
(1,450.85mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011
May 1965–Apr 1969
48-Month
78.07"
(1,982.98mm)
76.03"
(1,931.16mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1968 1937
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2012
May 1964–Apr 1969
60-Month
95.27"
(2,419.86mm)
94.91"
(2,410.71mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1963 1938
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1972

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/