Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of January 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1915

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1915
1-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 1934
Ties: 1905
Apr–May 1915
2-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1907
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1912 1934
Ties: 1896, 2004, 2010
Mar–May 1915
3-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1899
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1944, 1953, 1954, 1970
Feb–May 1915
4-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1899
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Ties: 2001
Jan–May 1915
5-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1899
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1943, 1962, 2018
Dec 1914–May 1915
6-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1907, 1916, 1982, 2011
Nov 1914–May 1915
7-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1962, 1972
Oct 1914–May 1915
8-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1896
Sep 1914–May 1915
9-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1899
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1905, 1910, 1928, 1933
Aug 1914–May 1915
10-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1899
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1905, 1924, 1927, 1949
Jul 1914–May 1915
11-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1899
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1957, 1959
Jun 1914–May 1915
12-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1899
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1898, 1910, 2009
Dec 1913–May 1915
18-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1979
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2000, 2006
Ties: 1933, 1943, 1968
Jun 1913–May 1915
24-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2000, 2017
Ties: 1943, 1946, 1965, 1975, 1985, 2009
Jun 1912–May 1915
36-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2000
Ties: 1925, 1945, 1948, 1954, 1958, 1960, 1961
Jun 1911–May 1915
48-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1899
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2007
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1913, 1916, 1929, 1950, 1971
Jun 1910–May 1915
60-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1920
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2006, 2007
Ties: 1911, 1914, 1979, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/