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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2012

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2012
1-Month
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
19.5°F
(-6.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1983
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 1939
Nov–Dec 2012
2-Month
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1985
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2001
Ties: 2003
Oct–Dec 2012
3-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1985
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2001
Sep–Dec 2012
4-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1985
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1948
Aug–Dec 2012
5-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1985
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1940, 1948, 1960, 1973
Jul–Dec 2012
6-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1985
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2001
Ties: 1939, 1941
Jun–Dec 2012
7-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1985
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
May–Dec 2012
8-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1985
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1936
Apr–Dec 2012
9-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1951
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012, 2016
Ties: 2016
Mar–Dec 2012
10-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1951
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Dec 2012
11-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1951
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Dec 2012
12-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1950
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 2011–Dec 2012
18-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1951, 1993
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan 2011–Dec 2012
24-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1951
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2017
Jan 2010–Dec 2012
36-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1951, 1952
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 1988, 2000
Jan 2009–Dec 2012
48-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1951, 1952
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2018
Ties: 1941, 2004
Jan 2008–Dec 2012
60-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1951
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2006, 2007, 2016
Ties: 2013

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