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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1966

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1966
1-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 2019
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 1985
Apr–May 1966
2-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1950
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1985
Mar–May 1966
3-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1950
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1997
Feb–May 1966
4-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 2019
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1953
Jan–May 1966
5-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1950
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012
Ties: 1982
Dec 1965–May 1966
6-Month
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1950
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Nov 1965–May 1966
7-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Ties: 1959, 1972
Oct 1965–May 1966
8-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Sep 1965–May 1966
9-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1950, 1979
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1981
Ties: 1972, 1975, 2014
Aug 1965–May 1966
10-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Jul 1965–May 1966
11-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1972
Jun 1965–May 1966
12-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2006
Ties: 1971
Dec 1964–May 1966
18-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2006
Jun 1964–May 1966
24-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2007
Ties: 1951, 1952, 1953, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2001, 2002
Jun 1963–May 1966
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 2011
-- -- 2007
Ties: 1963, 1964, 1965, 1967, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003
Jun 1962–May 1966
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1972
-- -- 2007
Ties: Numerous
Jun 1961–May 1966
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1973
-- -- 2007, 2008
Ties: Numerous

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/