Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1959
1-Month
12.5°F
(-10.8°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1937
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2006
Dec 1958–Jan 1959
2-Month
15.6°F
(-9.1°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1979
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1992
Ties: 1903
Nov 1958–Jan 1959
3-Month
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1979
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2000
Oct 1958–Jan 1959
4-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1912
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2000
Sep 1958–Jan 1959
5-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1897
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2006
Ties: 1909, 1911, 1913, 1963
Aug 1958–Jan 1959
6-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1912
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2006
Ties: 1902
Jul 1958–Jan 1959
7-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1912
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2006
Ties: 1957, 1960, 2014
Jun 1958–Jan 1959
8-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1952
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2006
Ties: 1913, 1982, 1984
May 1958–Jan 1959
9-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1952
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1989
Ties: 1950, 2011
Apr 1958–Jan 1959
10-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2006
Ties: 1898, 1948, 1963, 1967, 1970, 2001
Mar 1958–Jan 1959
11-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1921, 1962, 1976
Feb 1958–Jan 1959
12-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1906, 1915, 1996, 2014, 2015
Aug 1957–Jan 1959
18-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1914, 1944, 1945, 1962
Feb 1957–Jan 1959
24-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1952
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2007
Ties: 1931, 1944, 1996
Feb 1956–Jan 1959
36-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2007, 2008, 2018
Ties: 1902, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1985, 2010
Feb 1955–Jan 1959
48-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1918
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2008
Ties: 1914, 1923, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1986
Feb 1954–Jan 1959
60-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1920
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2008
Ties: 1964, 1977, 1994, 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/