Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1946
1-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1915
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1937, 1983
Ties: 1902, 1951, 1986
Jul–Aug 1946
2-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1992
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1936
Ties: 1917, 1928, 1942, 1965
Jun–Aug 1946
3-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1915
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1936
Ties: 1925, 1948, 1998
May–Aug 1946
4-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1915
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1936
Ties: 1910
Apr–Aug 1946
5-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1907
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1934, 1936
Ties: 1911, 1922, 1971, 1974
Mar–Aug 1946
6-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1950
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1901, 1931, 1949
Feb–Aug 1946
7-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Ties: 1925
Jan–Aug 1946
8-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1950
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Dec 1945–Aug 1946
9-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1950
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 2017
Nov 1945–Aug 1946
10-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899, 1979
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1942, 1961
Oct 1945–Aug 1946
11-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1961
Sep 1945–Aug 1946
12-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1935, 1942, 1995
Mar 1945–Aug 1946
18-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2006, 2016
Ties: 1930, 1947, 1973
Sep 1944–Aug 1946
24-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2006
Ties: 1902, 1983
Sep 1943–Aug 1946
36-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2000, 2007
Ties: 1975, 2009
Sep 1942–Aug 1946
48-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899, 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2007
Ties: 1924, 1939, 1945, 1958, 1966, 1978, 1985, 1986
Sep 1941–Aug 1946
60-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1920
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2006
Ties: 1939

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/