Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1915
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1937, 1983
Ties: 1899, 1926, 1980
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1992
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1936
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1915
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1936
Ties: 2014
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1915
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1936
Ties: 1928
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1907
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934, 1936
Ties: 1958
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1950
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1896, 1960, 2014
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1950
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1922
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1950
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1924, 1997
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1899, 1979
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1936
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1937, 1996
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1960
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006, 2016
Ties: 1925, 1945, 1971, 1972
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006
Ties: 1925, 1936, 1949, 1961, 1985, 1996
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1899
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000, 2007
Ties: 1908, 1909, 1969, 1973, 1995
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1899, 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2007
Ties: 1901, 1927, 1928, 1959, 1974
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1920
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006
Ties: 1923, 1966, 1980, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/