Climate at a Glance

City Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Pierre, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1967
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1934
Ties: 1992
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1950, 2013
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1934
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1950
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1952
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 2019
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1977
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1950
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1996
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
-6.4°F
(-3.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1950
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
-7.1°F
(-4.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1956, 1979
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2000
Ties: 1979
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-5.7°F
(-3.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1979
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1950
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1950
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1950, 1952, 1978
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1936
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1934
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1981, 2006
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2000
Ties: 1969
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1979
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2000
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1952
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2000
Ties: 1965, 1985
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1952
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2007
Ties: 1938, 1976, 2004
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1997
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002, 2006, 2007
Ties: 1980, 1995

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/