Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1910

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1910
1-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1909 1934
Ties: 1946, 1996
Apr–May 1910
2-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1907
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1906 1934
Ties: 1911, 1936, 1989, 2003, 2007
Mar–May 1910
3-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
5.7°F
(3.1°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1977
Feb–May 1910
4-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1899
32nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–May 1910
5-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1899
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Ties: 1955, 1980, 2002
Dec 1909–May 1910
6-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Nov 1909–May 1910
7-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1899
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Ties: 1957, 1970
Oct 1909–May 1910
8-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1899
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Ties: 1923
Sep 1909–May 1910
9-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1899
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Ties: 1905, 1915, 1928, 1933
Aug 1909–May 1910
10-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1899
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Ties: 1898, 1957, 2009
Jul 1909–May 1910
11-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1899
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Ties: 1923, 1930, 1973
Jun 1909–May 1910
12-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1899
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Ties: 1898, 1915, 2009
Dec 1908–May 1910
18-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1979
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1909 2000, 2006
Ties: 1906, 1920, 1971
Jun 1908–May 1910
24-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1908 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1909 2000, 2017
Ties: 1903, 1906, 1908, 1957, 1960, 2019
Jun 1907–May 1910
36-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1918
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2000
Ties: 1928, 1998, 2020
Jun 1906–May 1910
48-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2007
Ties: 1908, 1968, 1969
Jun 1905–May 1910
60-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1920
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1904 2006, 2007
Ties: 1903, 1929, 1950, 1971

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 12, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/