Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1962
1-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1925
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1963
Sep–Oct 1962
2-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1896
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1963
Ties: 1943, 1973, 1981, 1983
Aug–Oct 1962
3-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1938
Ties: 1901, 1934, 1944, 1981, 2008
Jul–Oct 1962
4-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1993
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1936
Ties: 1923
Jun–Oct 1962
5-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1915, 1951
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1936
May–Oct 1962
6-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1915
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1936
Ties: 1918, 1919, 1986, 1999
Apr–Oct 1962
7-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1907
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1936
Mar–Oct 1962
8-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1951
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1909, 1957, 1975, 1982, 2013
Feb–Oct 1962
9-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899, 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1897, 1913, 2018
Jan–Oct 1962
10-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1896, 1909
Dec 1961–Oct 1962
11-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Nov 1961–Oct 1962
12-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1905, 1996
May 1961–Oct 1962
18-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1913, 1943, 1966, 1982, 1986
Nov 1960–Oct 1962
24-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Ties: 1919, 1945, 1968
Nov 1959–Oct 1962
36-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000, 2007
Ties: 1908, 1958, 2011
Nov 1958–Oct 1962
48-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2007
Ties: 1928, 2011
Nov 1957–Oct 1962
60-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1919
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2007
Ties: 1922, 1923, 1949, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/