Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, November 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
November 2017
1-Month
0.23"
(5.84mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2009 1939
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1922
Ties: 1910, 1917, 1969
Oct–Nov 2017
2-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2014 1933
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1998
Ties: 1927
Sep–Nov 2017
3-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2015 1952
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1996
Aug–Nov 2017
4-Month
7.13"
(181.10mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2016 1958, 2012
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jul–Nov 2017
5-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2014 2012
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Jun–Nov 2017
6-Month
11.44"
(290.58mm)
11.66"
(296.16mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2016 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
May–Nov 2017
7-Month
13.56"
(344.42mm)
14.58"
(370.33mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Ties: 1924
Apr–Nov 2017
8-Month
15.50"
(393.70mm)
16.53"
(419.86mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Mar–Nov 2017
9-Month
16.16"
(410.46mm)
17.58"
(446.53mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Feb–Nov 2017
10-Month
16.53"
(419.86mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Jan–Nov 2017
11-Month
17.21"
(437.13mm)
18.59"
(472.19mm)
-1.38"
(-35.06mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Ties: 1912
Dec 2016–Nov 2017
12-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Jun 2016–Nov 2017
18-Month
29.70"
(754.38mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Dec 2015–Nov 2017
24-Month
39.01"
(990.85mm)
38.15"
(969.01mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Dec 2014–Nov 2017
36-Month
61.34"
(1,558.04mm)
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Dec 2013–Nov 2017
48-Month
81.61"
(2,072.89mm)
76.16"
(1,934.46mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1936
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1998
Dec 2012–Nov 2017
60-Month
106.43"
(2,703.32mm)
95.08"
(2,415.03mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2016 1937
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/