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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1976

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1976
1-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 2019
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1985
Apr–May 1976
2-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1950
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1985
Ties: 1960
Mar–May 1976
3-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1950
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Feb–May 1976
4-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 2019
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–May 1976
5-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1950
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2005
Dec 1975–May 1976
6-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1950
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1975–May 1976
7-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1979
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2000
Ties: 1983
Oct 1975–May 1976
8-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1979
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2000
Sep 1975–May 1976
9-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1950, 1979
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1981
Aug 1975–May 1976
10-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1979
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1961, 1991
Jul 1975–May 1976
11-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1979
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Jun 1975–May 1976
12-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006
Ties: 2008, 2013
Dec 1974–May 1976
18-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2006
Jun 1974–May 1976
24-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2007
Ties: 1961, 1984
Jun 1973–May 1976
36-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 2011
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2007
Ties: 1977
Jun 1972–May 1976
48-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1972
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2007
Ties: 1957
Jun 1971–May 1976
60-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1973
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2007, 2008

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