Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1950
1-Month
18.6°F
(-7.4°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1936
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1954
Ties: 1988
Jan–Feb 1950
2-Month
10.4°F
(-12.0°C)
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
-7.1°F
(-3.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1936
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 1931, 1992
Ties: 1905
Dec 1949–Feb 1950
3-Month
12.7°F
(-10.7°C)
18.2°F
(-7.7°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1936
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 1992
Nov 1949–Feb 1950
4-Month
19.7°F
(-6.8°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1936
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2000
Ties: 1962, 2019
Oct 1949–Feb 1950
5-Month
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1936
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2000
Ties: 1916, 1960
Sep 1949–Feb 1950
6-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1936
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
Ties: 1916, 1985
Aug 1949–Feb 1950
7-Month
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1936
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2002
Ties: 1985
Jul 1949–Feb 1950
8-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1897, 1936
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2002
Ties: 1959, 2014
Jun 1949–Feb 1950
9-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1936
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2002
Ties: 1927
May 1949–Feb 1950
10-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1936
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2002
Ties: 2020
Apr 1949–Feb 1950
11-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1936
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2002
Ties: 1911, 1927
Mar 1949–Feb 1950
12-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1952
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2013
Ties: 1984, 2001
Sep 1948–Feb 1950
18-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2013
Ties: 1921, 1963, 1969
Mar 1948–Feb 1950
24-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918, 1952
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1946, 1985, 1998
Mar 1947–Feb 1950
36-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2000, 2007, 2018
Ties: 1997, 2011
Mar 1946–Feb 1950
48-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2008
Ties: 1948, 1962
Mar 1945–Feb 1950
60-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1920
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2008
Ties: 1925, 1931, 1956, 1963

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/