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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
4.5°F
(-15.3°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
-12.9°F
(-7.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1979
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2006
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
16.6°F
(-8.6°C)
18.7°F
(-7.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1992
Ties: 1985
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
23.1°F
(-4.9°C)
23.6°F
(-4.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1997
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Ties: 1935, 1961, 1990
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977, 1997
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Ties: 1957, 1961
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1986
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Ties: 1949, 1968, 1975, 1976, 1985
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1986
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Ties: 1953
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1952, 1986
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Ties: 1938, 1974, 1976, 1990
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1952
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Ties: 2018
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1952
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1952
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1952
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1952, 1979
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1955
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1952
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1952
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1936
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1952
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2008, 2019
Ties: 1937
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest to Date 1952
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2008
Ties: 2000

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