Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1970
1-Month
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1954
Ties: 2013
Jan–Feb 1970
2-Month
16.4°F
(-8.7°C)
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1931, 1992
Ties: 1955
Dec 1969–Feb 1970
3-Month
18.2°F
(-7.7°C)
18.3°F
(-7.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1992
Ties: 1902, 1930, 2008
Nov 1969–Feb 1970
4-Month
22.3°F
(-5.4°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2000
Ties: 1913, 1967
Oct 1969–Feb 1970
5-Month
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000
Sep 1969–Feb 1970
6-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2016
Ties: 1896, 1947
Aug 1969–Feb 1970
7-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2002
Jul 1969–Feb 1970
8-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1897, 1936
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002
Ties: 2009
Jun 1969–Feb 1970
9-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002
May 1969–Feb 1970
10-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002
Apr 1969–Feb 1970
11-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2002
Ties: 1898, 1919, 1945
Mar 1969–Feb 1970
12-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1896, 1945, 2009
Sep 1968–Feb 1970
18-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2013
Ties: 1978, 2020
Mar 1968–Feb 1970
24-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1918, 1952
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 1907, 1973, 2015, 2020
Mar 1967–Feb 1970
36-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2000, 2007, 2018
Ties: 1912, 1914, 1916
Mar 1966–Feb 1970
48-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2008
Ties: 1902, 1904, 1911, 1915, 1974
Mar 1965–Feb 1970
60-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1920
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2008
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1911

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 11, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/