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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2017

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2017
1-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1997
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1934
Apr–May 2017
2-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1950
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1977
Ties: 1969
Mar–May 2017
3-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1950
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2005
Feb–May 2017
4-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
3.8°F
(2.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jan–May 2017
5-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
4.0°F
(2.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2016–May 2017
6-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Nov 2016–May 2017
7-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Oct 2016–May 2017
8-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
4.4°F
(2.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2016
Sep 2016–May 2017
9-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
4.4°F
(2.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1997
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Aug 2016–May 2017
10-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1997
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jul 2016–May 2017
11-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1997
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jun 2016–May 2017
12-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1993, 1997
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2015–May 2017
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2015–May 2017
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979, 1994
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2014–May 2017
36-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1952
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2013–May 2017
48-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1952
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2018
Ties: 2019
Jun 2012–May 2017
60-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1997
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2006
Ties: 2008, 2019, 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/