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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1932-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1997
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1934
Ties: 1948
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1950
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1977
Ties: 2019
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1950
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1932
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1960
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-7.1°F
(-3.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1979
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1950
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-6.5°F
(-3.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1979
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-5.9°F
(-3.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1979
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1979
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1997
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1997
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1979, 1997
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1986
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1973
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1986, 1995, 2011
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1952
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000, 2017
Ties: 1975
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1952
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1982, 1985
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1997
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2006
Ties: 1964, 1965, 1987

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