Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1924

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1924
1-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-6.0°F
(-3.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 1934
Apr–May 1924
2-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1907
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 1934
Mar–May 1924
3-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1920
Feb–May 1924
4-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1899
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1905, 1912
Jan–May 1924
5-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1899
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1905, 1909, 1956
Dec 1923–May 1924
6-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1913, 1959, 1970, 1975, 1984
Nov 1923–May 1924
7-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1899
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 2008
Oct 1923–May 1924
8-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1899
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1905, 1913, 1959, 1975, 2010
Sep 1923–May 1924
9-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1899
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1923, 2009
Aug 1923–May 1924
10-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1899
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1905, 1915, 1927, 1949
Jul 1923–May 1924
11-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1899
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1937, 1970, 1975
Jun 1923–May 1924
12-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1899
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2012
Ties: 1930, 1975
Dec 1922–May 1924
18-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1979
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2000, 2006
Ties: 1923, 1928, 1973, 2011
Jun 1922–May 1924
24-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2000, 2017
Ties: 1923, 1925, 1944, 1947, 1949, 1996
Jun 1921–May 1924
36-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2000
Ties: 1911, 1922, 1962, 1966, 1986, 1994
Jun 1920–May 1924
48-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1899
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2007
Ties: 1903, 1955, 1958, 1982, 1985
Jun 1919–May 1924
60-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1920
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2006, 2007
Ties: 1902, 1975, 1982, 1996

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/