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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1986

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1986
1-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1997
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1934
Ties: 1933, 1951, 1980
Apr–May 1986
2-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1950
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1977
Mar–May 1986
3-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1950
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 2005, 2017
Feb–May 1986
4-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1955
Jan–May 1986
5-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Dec 1985–May 1986
6-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Nov 1985–May 1986
7-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1952
Oct 1985–May 1986
8-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1951, 1996
Sep 1985–May 1986
9-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1997
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1970
Aug 1985–May 1986
10-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1997
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1956, 1960
Jul 1985–May 1986
11-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1997
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Jun 1985–May 1986
12-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1993, 1997
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Dec 1984–May 1986
18-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1979
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1961, 1983
Jun 1984–May 1986
24-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1947, 1957, 1969, 1978, 1998, 2011
Jun 1983–May 1986
36-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017, 2018
Ties: 1968
Jun 1982–May 1986
48-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2018
Jun 1981–May 1986
60-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1997
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2006
Ties: 1966, 1982

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