Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1923

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1923
1-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1907
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 1934
Apr–May 1923
2-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1907
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 1934
Ties: 1990, 1993
Mar–May 1923
3-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2012
Ties: 1898, 1913
Feb–May 1923
4-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2012
Ties: 1913, 1956
Jan–May 1923
5-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1899
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Dec 1922–May 1923
6-Month
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Nov 1922–May 1923
7-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Oct 1922–May 1923
8-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1899
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1910
Sep 1922–May 1923
9-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1899
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1924, 2009
Aug 1922–May 1923
10-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1899
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1973, 1984
Jul 1922–May 1923
11-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1899
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1910, 1930, 1973
Jun 1922–May 1923
12-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1899
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1925
Dec 1921–May 1923
18-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1979
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2000, 2006
Ties: 1924, 1928, 1973, 2011
Jun 1921–May 1923
24-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2000, 2017
Ties: 1924, 1925, 1944, 1947, 1949, 1996
Jun 1920–May 1923
36-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1918
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2000
Ties: 1944, 1946, 1965, 2015, 2019
Jun 1919–May 1923
48-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1899
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2007
Ties: 1967, 1974, 1981, 1998
Jun 1918–May 1923
60-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1920
66th Warmest Warmest to Date 2006, 2007
Ties: 1926, 1927, 1962, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/