Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1953
1-Month
22.1°F
(-5.5°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1936
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1954
Jan–Feb 1953
2-Month
21.8°F
(-5.7°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
4.4°F
(2.4°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1931, 1992
Ties: 1908
Dec 1952–Feb 1953
3-Month
22.1°F
(-5.5°C)
18.2°F
(-7.7°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1992
Ties: 1926, 1944, 2015
Nov 1952–Feb 1953
4-Month
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2000
Ties: 1944
Oct 1952–Feb 1953
5-Month
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2000
Sep 1952–Feb 1953
6-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1990
Aug 1952–Feb 1953
7-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2002
Ties: 1941, 2013
Jul 1952–Feb 1953
8-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1897, 1936
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2002
Ties: 2003, 2008
Jun 1952–Feb 1953
9-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2002
Ties: 1976, 1983, 1989, 1995, 2003
May 1952–Feb 1953
10-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2002
Ties: 1939, 1983, 2005
Apr 1952–Feb 1953
11-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2002
Ties: 1901, 1990
Mar 1952–Feb 1953
12-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2013
Ties: 1947
Sep 1951–Feb 1953
18-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2013
Ties: 1920, 1923, 1948, 1967, 2019
Mar 1951–Feb 1953
24-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918, 1952
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2017
Ties: 1910
Mar 1950–Feb 1953
36-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2000, 2007, 2018
Mar 1949–Feb 1953
48-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2008
Ties: 1910, 1917
Mar 1948–Feb 1953
60-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1920
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2008
Ties: 1917

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/