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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1954
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1934
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1950
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1977
Ties: 1958
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1950
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1976
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1960
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1974, 1986
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Ties: 1985, 1991, 2007
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1936
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1936
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1964, 1991, 1992
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2017
Ties: 1934, 2004
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1952
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1952
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1952
20th Warmest Warmest to Date 2006
Ties: 1989, 2000, 2014

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/