Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1961
1-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1925
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1963
Ties: 2004
Sep–Oct 1961
2-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1896
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1963
Ties: 1926, 1928, 1969
Aug–Oct 1961
3-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1938
Ties: 1969, 1988, 1991, 2012
Jul–Oct 1961
4-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1993
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1936
Ties: 1964, 1969
Jun–Oct 1961
5-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1915, 1951
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1936
Ties: 1959, 1975, 2013
May–Oct 1961
6-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1915
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1936
Ties: 1966, 1981
Apr–Oct 1961
7-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1907
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1936
Ties: 1925
Mar–Oct 1961
8-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1951
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1925, 1926, 1956
Feb–Oct 1961
9-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899, 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1939
Jan–Oct 1961
10-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1910, 2002
Dec 1960–Oct 1961
11-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1908, 1946, 1954, 1974
Nov 1960–Oct 1961
12-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1942, 1964, 2004
May 1960–Oct 1961
18-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1974, 2008
Nov 1959–Oct 1961
24-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2000
Ties: 1909, 1911, 1948, 2011
Nov 1958–Oct 1961
36-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2000, 2007
Ties: 1927, 1957
Nov 1957–Oct 1961
48-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2007
Ties: 1939, 1947, 1957, 1958, 1978, 1994
Nov 1956–Oct 1961
60-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1919
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2007
Ties: 1925, 1967, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/