Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, November 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1986
1-Month
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1984 1939
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1922
Ties: 1958
Oct–Nov 1986
2-Month
1.81"
(45.97mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1933
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1998
Sep–Nov 1986
3-Month
6.00"
(152.40mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1985 1952
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1996
Aug–Nov 1986
4-Month
7.89"
(200.41mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1984 1958, 2012
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Jul–Nov 1986
5-Month
10.82"
(274.83mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1985 2012
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Jun–Nov 1986
6-Month
14.48"
(367.79mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
May–Nov 1986
7-Month
17.82"
(452.63mm)
14.58"
(370.33mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Apr–Nov 1986
8-Month
22.96"
(583.18mm)
16.53"
(419.86mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Mar–Nov 1986
9-Month
24.15"
(613.41mm)
17.58"
(446.53mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Feb–Nov 1986
10-Month
24.78"
(629.41mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
6.66"
(169.16mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Jan–Nov 1986
11-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
18.59"
(472.19mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Dec 1985–Nov 1986
12-Month
25.79"
(655.07mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Jun 1985–Nov 1986
18-Month
38.07"
(966.98mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
7.30"
(185.42mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Dec 1984–Nov 1986
24-Month
44.27"
(1,124.46mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Dec 1983–Nov 1986
36-Month
65.63"
(1,667.00mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
8.43"
(214.12mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Dec 1982–Nov 1986
48-Month
84.93"
(2,157.22mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
8.77"
(222.76mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Dec 1981–Nov 1986
60-Month
110.00"
(2,794.00mm)
95.08"
(2,415.03mm)
14.92"
(378.97mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1985 1937
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 10, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/