Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1913

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1913
1-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1907
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1912 1934
Ties: 1909, 2015
Apr–May 1913
2-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1907
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1912 1934
Ties: 1914, 1937, 2015
Mar–May 1913
3-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Ties: 1898, 1923
Feb–May 1913
4-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1899
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1912 2012
Ties: 1923, 1956
Jan–May 1913
5-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Ties: 1951
Dec 1912–May 1913
6-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Ties: 1924, 1959, 1970, 1975, 1984
Nov 1912–May 1913
7-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Ties: 1896, 1927
Oct 1912–May 1913
8-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Ties: 1905, 1924, 1959, 1975, 2010
Sep 1912–May 1913
9-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Ties: 1994
Aug 1912–May 1913
10-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Ties: 1909, 1994, 1996
Jul 1912–May 1913
11-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Ties: 1909, 1928, 1972, 1986, 1996
Jun 1912–May 1913
12-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Ties: 1928
Dec 1911–May 1913
18-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1979
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1912 2000, 2006
Ties: 1994
Jun 1911–May 1913
24-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1912 2000, 2017
Ties: 1951
Jun 1910–May 1913
36-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1912 2000
Ties: 1920, 1967, 1971
Jun 1909–May 1913
48-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1912 2007
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1915, 1916, 1929, 1950, 1971
Jun 1908–May 1913
60-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1908 1920
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1912 2006, 2007
Ties: 1969

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/