Climate at a Glance

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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2008

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2008
1-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 2019
61st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1985
Ties: 1995
Apr–May 2008
2-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1950
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1985
Mar–May 2008
3-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1950
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Feb–May 2008
4-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 2019
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Jan–May 2008
5-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1950
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1969
Dec 2007–May 2008
6-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1950
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 2009
Nov 2007–May 2008
7-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2000
Ties: 1989
Oct 2007–May 2008
8-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2000
Ties: 1984
Sep 2007–May 2008
9-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1950, 1979
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1981
Aug 2007–May 2008
10-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1979
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1984, 2013
Jul 2007–May 2008
11-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1979
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1980, 1990, 1995
Jun 2007–May 2008
12-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2006
Ties: 1976, 2013
Dec 2006–May 2008
18-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1979
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2006
Jun 2006–May 2008
24-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1979
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2007
Ties: 2005
Jun 2005–May 2008
36-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 2011
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2007
Ties: 2006
Jun 2004–May 2008
48-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1972
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2007
Ties: 2006
Jun 2003–May 2008
60-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1973
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2007, 2008
Ties: 2007

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