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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1932-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1997
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1934
Ties: 1976
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1950
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1977
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1950
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2012
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1960
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2012
Ties: 1944, 1967, 1995
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1967
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1974
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 2018
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1997
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1935, 1973, 1983, 2018
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1997
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1988
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1997
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1946, 2018
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1993, 1997
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 2018
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1985, 1995
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979, 1994
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1936, 1960, 1980
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2017
Ties: 1979, 1980
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952, 1996, 1997
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1997
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2006

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