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Pierre, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1967
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1950, 2013
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1950
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1967
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
-6.5°F
(-3.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 2019
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1977
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-8.4°F
(-4.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1950
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
-7.6°F
(-4.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1950
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
-7.0°F
(-3.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1956, 1979
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2000
Ties: 1956
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
-5.9°F
(-3.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1950
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1950, 1952, 1978
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1981, 2006
Ties: 1997
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2000
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2000
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2000
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1952
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2007
Ties: 1970, 2012
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1997
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002, 2006, 2007
Ties: 1975, 2012, 2013

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/