Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1970
1-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1920
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1915
Mar–Apr 1970
2-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1996
Feb–Apr 1970
3-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Jan–Apr 1970
4-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1909
Dec 1969–Apr 1970
5-Month
24.2°F
(-4.3°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1923
Nov 1969–Apr 1970
6-Month
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1896, 1915, 1918, 1966
Oct 1969–Apr 1970
7-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1962
Sep 1969–Apr 1970
8-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1896, 1982, 2014
Aug 1969–Apr 1970
9-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Jul 1969–Apr 1970
10-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1905, 2010, 2011, 2018
Jun 1969–Apr 1970
11-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1949
May 1969–Apr 1970
12-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1905, 1906, 1982, 2010, 2014
Nov 1968–Apr 1970
18-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1979
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2000, 2006
Ties: 1912, 1957
May 1968–Apr 1970
24-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2000
Ties: 1966
May 1967–Apr 1970
36-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2000
Ties: 1913, 1929, 1995
May 1966–Apr 1970
48-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2007
Ties: 1914, 1915, 1968
May 1965–Apr 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
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2006
Ties: 1903, 1910, 1912, 1929, 1954

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/