Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1936
1-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
6.3°F
(3.5°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Apr–May 1936
2-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Ties: 1910, 1911, 1989, 2003, 2007
Mar–May 1936
3-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1899
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Ties: 2003
Feb–May 1936
4-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Jan–May 1936
5-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-6.5°F
(-3.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1899
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Dec 1935–May 1936
6-Month
25.7°F
(-3.5°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Nov 1935–May 1936
7-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Oct 1935–May 1936
8-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Sep 1935–May 1936
9-Month
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Aug 1935–May 1936
10-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Ties: 1912
Jul 1935–May 1936
11-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Jun 1935–May 1936
12-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Ties: 1916
Dec 1934–May 1936
18-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1979
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2000, 2006
Jun 1934–May 1936
24-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2000, 2017
Ties: 1919
Jun 1933–May 1936
36-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2000
Ties: 1943, 2009
Jun 1932–May 1936
48-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1899
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2007
Ties: 1937
Jun 1931–May 1936
60-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1920
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2006, 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/