Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1940
1-Month
19.4°F
(-7.0°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1936
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 1954
Jan–Feb 1940
2-Month
12.5°F
(-10.8°C)
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.7°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1936
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931, 1992
Dec 1939–Feb 1940
3-Month
18.3°F
(-7.6°C)
18.3°F
(-7.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1936
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1992
Ties: 1933, 1968
Nov 1939–Feb 1940
4-Month
23.0°F
(-5.0°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1936
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2000
Ties: 2015
Oct 1939–Feb 1940
5-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1936
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2000
Ties: 1901, 1932, 1957, 1988
Sep 1939–Feb 1940
6-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1936
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1898, 1924
Aug 1939–Feb 1940
7-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1936
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Ties: 1906, 1914
Jul 1939–Feb 1940
8-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1897, 1936
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Jun 1939–Feb 1940
9-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1936
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2002
Ties: 2007
May 1939–Feb 1940
10-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1936
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2002
Ties: 1995
Apr 1939–Feb 1940
11-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1936
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2002
Ties: 1988, 1998, 2005, 2007
Mar 1939–Feb 1940
12-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1952
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1954, 1988
Sep 1938–Feb 1940
18-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2013
Ties: 1989, 1991, 2001, 2018
Mar 1938–Feb 1940
24-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918, 1952
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 2003, 2005
Mar 1937–Feb 1940
36-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2000, 2007, 2018
Ties: 1932, 2005
Mar 1936–Feb 1940
48-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2008
Ties: 1984, 1993, 2013, 2015
Mar 1935–Feb 1940
60-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1920
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2008
Ties: 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/