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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1932-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
6.1°F
(3.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1997
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1934
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1950
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1977
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1950
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1955, 2004
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1960
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1936
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1932
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936, 1979
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1939, 1945
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1974, 2010
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1961, 1983, 2010, 2013
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1997
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1938
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1952
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017, 2018
Ties: 1959
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1952
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2018
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1952, 1997
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2006
Ties: 1941, 1957, 1999

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