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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1970

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1932-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1970
1-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1997
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1934
Apr–May 1970
2-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1950
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1977
Mar–May 1970
3-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1952
Feb–May 1970
4-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1960
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1966
Jan–May 1970
5-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1936
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Dec 1969–May 1970
6-Month
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1960
Nov 1969–May 1970
7-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936, 1979
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1962
Oct 1969–May 1970
8-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1936
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Sep 1969–May 1970
9-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1936
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Aug 1969–May 1970
10-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1936
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1937
Jul 1969–May 1970
11-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1997
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1966, 1969, 1972, 1994
Jun 1969–May 1970
12-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Dec 1968–May 1970
18-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1979
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Jun 1968–May 1970
24-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1979
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Jun 1967–May 1970
36-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1952
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017, 2018
Ties: 1962
Jun 1966–May 1970
48-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1952
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1954, 1980
Jun 1965–May 1970
60-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952, 1997
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2006
Ties: 1954, 1969, 1972

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