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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1986

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1986
1-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1997
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1934
Ties: 1951, 2004, 2014
Apr–May 1986
2-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1950
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1977
Ties: 1938
Mar–May 1986
3-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1950
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Feb–May 1986
4-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Jan–May 1986
5-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Dec 1985–May 1986
6-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 2013
Nov 1985–May 1986
7-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1952
Oct 1985–May 1986
8-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1996
Sep 1985–May 1986
9-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1997
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1970
Aug 1985–May 1986
10-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1997
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1956
Jul 1985–May 1986
11-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1997
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Jun 1985–May 1986
12-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1993, 1997
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Dec 1984–May 1986
18-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1961, 1983
Jun 1984–May 1986
24-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979, 1994
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1957, 1969, 1978, 1998
Jun 1983–May 1986
36-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1947, 1950, 1968
Jun 1982–May 1986
48-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2018
Ties: 1938, 1948
Jun 1981–May 1986
60-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1997
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2006
Ties: 1955, 1966, 1975, 1982

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