Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, November 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 2012
1-Month
0.32"
(8.13mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2011 1939
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1922
Ties: 1903, 1942
Oct–Nov 2012
2-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2006 1933
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Sep–Nov 2012
3-Month
1.35"
(34.29mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1964 1952
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1996
Aug–Nov 2012
4-Month
2.47"
(62.74mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1958 1958, 2012
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 1958
Jul–Nov 2012
5-Month
4.01"
(101.85mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
-4.21"
(-106.94mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2012
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Jun–Nov 2012
6-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
-5.47"
(-138.93mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
May–Nov 2012
7-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
14.58"
(370.33mm)
-5.60"
(-142.24mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Apr–Nov 2012
8-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
16.53"
(419.86mm)
-4.49"
(-114.04mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Mar–Nov 2012
9-Month
12.41"
(315.21mm)
17.58"
(446.53mm)
-5.17"
(-131.32mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Feb–Nov 2012
10-Month
13.54"
(343.92mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Jan–Nov 2012
11-Month
13.95"
(354.33mm)
18.59"
(472.19mm)
-4.64"
(-117.86mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Dec 2011–Nov 2012
12-Month
14.21"
(360.93mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-4.86"
(-123.45mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2002 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Jun 2011–Nov 2012
18-Month
26.18"
(664.97mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
-4.59"
(-116.59mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2002 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Dec 2010–Nov 2012
24-Month
37.03"
(940.56mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2006 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Dec 2009–Nov 2012
36-Month
61.91"
(1,572.51mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2007 1936
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Dec 2008–Nov 2012
48-Month
84.06"
(2,135.12mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2008 1936
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Dec 2007–Nov 2012
60-Month
107.64"
(2,734.06mm)
95.08"
(2,415.03mm)
12.56"
(319.03mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2009 1937
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/