Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1901
1-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1925
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 1963
Sep–Oct 1901
2-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1896
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 1963
Ties: 1909, 1934, 1941, 1974, 1992, 2008
Aug–Oct 1901
3-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 1938
Ties: 1934, 1944, 1962, 1981, 2008
Jul–Oct 1901
4-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1993
28th Warmest Warmest to Date 1936
Ties: 1960
Jun–Oct 1901
5-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1915, 1951
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 1936
Ties: 1948, 1991
May–Oct 1901
6-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1915
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 1936
Ties: 1956, 1998, 2001
Apr–Oct 1901
7-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1907
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 1936
Ties: 2015
Mar–Oct 1901
8-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1951
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1976, 2003
Feb–Oct 1901
9-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1899, 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1925
Jan–Oct 1901
10-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1964, 1980
Dec 1900–Oct 1901
11-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1917
28th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1933, 1977, 2017
Nov 1900–Oct 1901
12-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1926, 1935, 1941, 1977
May 1900–Oct 1901
18-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1917
29th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1955, 2003
Nov 1899–Oct 1901
24-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1917
24th Warmest Warmest to Date 2000
Ties: 1939, 2004
Nov 1898–Oct 1901
36-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1917
76th Warmest Warmest to Date 2000, 2007
Ties: 1911, 1949, 1968, 1998, 2010
Nov 1897–Oct 1901
48-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
87th Warmest Warmest to Date 2007
Ties: 1902, 1914, 1954, 1959, 1973
Nov 1896–Oct 1901
60-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1919
104th Warmest Warmest to Date 2007
Ties: 1913, 1915, 1972

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/