Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1945
1-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1934
Apr–May 1945
2-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1934
Mar–May 1945
3-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1899
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Feb–May 1945
4-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1899
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Jan–May 1945
5-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1899
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Dec 1944–May 1945
6-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Nov 1944–May 1945
7-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1899
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1906, 1925
Oct 1944–May 1945
8-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1899
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Sep 1944–May 1945
9-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1899
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1914
Aug 1944–May 1945
10-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Ties: 1940, 1953
Jul 1944–May 1945
11-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Ties: 1925, 1984
Jun 1944–May 1945
12-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Ties: 1948, 1984, 2018
Dec 1943–May 1945
18-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1979
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2000, 2006
Ties: 1961
Jun 1943–May 1945
24-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2000, 2017
Ties: 1974, 1993
Jun 1942–May 1945
36-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2000
Ties: 1915, 1925, 1948, 1954, 1958, 1960, 1961
Jun 1941–May 1945
48-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1899
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2007
Ties: 1994
Jun 1940–May 1945
60-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1920
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2006, 2007
Ties: 1977, 2012, 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/