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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1932-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1997
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1934
Ties: 1950
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1950
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1977
Ties: 1966
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1950
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1935, 1957
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1957
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1936
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1948
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 2013
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1936, 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1936
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1936
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1944, 1946
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1936
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1983, 1988, 2010, 2013
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1997
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1968
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1936
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1935
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1978, 2014
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1950, 1967
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017, 2018
Ties: 1948, 1973, 1994
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1952
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1936, 1974, 1975, 1995
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1952, 1997
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2006
Ties: 1938, 1956

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/