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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
4.0°F
(2.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1997
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1934
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1950
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1934
Ties: 2017
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1950
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1952, 1957, 1970, 2011
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1972, 1986
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1972
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1997
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1951
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1997
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1971, 1972
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1997
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1997
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1994
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1993
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1970, 1998
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952, 1996, 1997
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 1951, 1971, 1973
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1997
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006
Ties: 1950, 1974

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