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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1974

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1974
1-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1997
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1934
Apr–May 1974
2-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1950
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1977
Mar–May 1974
3-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1950
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1998
Feb–May 1974
4-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1941
Jan–May 1974
5-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1983
Dec 1973–May 1974
6-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1935, 1954
Nov 1973–May 1974
7-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1995, 2018
Oct 1973–May 1974
8-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Sep 1973–May 1974
9-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1997
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1938
Aug 1973–May 1974
10-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1997
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1958
Jul 1973–May 1974
11-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1997
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 2018
Jun 1973–May 1974
12-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1993, 1997
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Dec 1972–May 1974
18-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1954, 1989
Jun 1972–May 1974
24-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979, 1994
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1945, 2015
Jun 1971–May 1974
36-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1952
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Jun 1970–May 1974
48-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1952
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1947, 1975, 1994
Jun 1969–May 1974
60-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1997
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2006
Ties: 1979, 1996, 1998

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