Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, November 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 1996
1-Month
1.23"
(31.24mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1995 1939
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1922
Ties: 1905, 1930, 1971
Oct–Nov 1996
2-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1994 1933
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Sep–Nov 1996
3-Month
7.94"
(201.68mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1995 1952
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Aug–Nov 1996
4-Month
9.67"
(245.62mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1958, 2012
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Jul–Nov 1996
5-Month
11.45"
(290.83mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 2012
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Jun–Nov 1996
6-Month
13.49"
(342.65mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1994 1936
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
May–Nov 1996
7-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
14.58"
(370.33mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1994 1936
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Apr–Nov 1996
8-Month
19.79"
(502.67mm)
16.53"
(419.86mm)
3.26"
(82.81mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1994 1936
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1908
Mar–Nov 1996
9-Month
20.58"
(522.73mm)
17.58"
(446.53mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1994 1936
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Feb–Nov 1996
10-Month
20.89"
(530.61mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1994 1936
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jan–Nov 1996
11-Month
21.76"
(552.70mm)
18.59"
(472.19mm)
3.17"
(80.51mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1936
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Dec 1995–Nov 1996
12-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
2.91"
(73.91mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1994 1936
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jun 1995–Nov 1996
18-Month
35.75"
(908.05mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Dec 1994–Nov 1996
24-Month
47.66"
(1,210.56mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1934
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Dec 1993–Nov 1996
36-Month
66.76"
(1,695.70mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
9.56"
(242.82mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1994 1936
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Dec 1992–Nov 1996
48-Month
92.00"
(2,336.80mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1936
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Dec 1991–Nov 1996
60-Month
111.46"
(2,831.08mm)
95.08"
(2,415.03mm)
16.38"
(416.05mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1937
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/