Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1922

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1922
1-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1907
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 1934
Apr–May 1922
2-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1907
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 1934
Ties: 1921, 1943, 1944, 1963, 2017
Mar–May 1922
3-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Feb–May 1922
4-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1909, 1929, 1951, 1989, 2018
Jan–May 1922
5-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1940, 1965, 2011
Dec 1921–May 1922
6-Month
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Nov 1921–May 1922
7-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1951
Oct 1921–May 1922
8-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1969
Sep 1921–May 1922
9-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Aug 1921–May 1922
10-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1966
Jul 1921–May 1922
11-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1947, 1971
Jun 1921–May 1922
12-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1906
Dec 1920–May 1922
18-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2000, 2006
Ties: 1974
Jun 1920–May 1922
24-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2000, 2017
Ties: 1958
Jun 1919–May 1922
36-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2000
Ties: 1911, 1924, 1962, 1966, 1986, 1994
Jun 1918–May 1922
48-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1899
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2007
Ties: 1911, 1927, 1938, 1948, 1960, 1975, 1995
Jun 1917–May 1922
60-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1920
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1904 2006, 2007
Ties: 1904, 1928, 1931, 1960, 1974

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/