Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1970
1-Month
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1915
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1937, 1983
Ties: 1958, 1988, 1991
Jul–Aug 1970
2-Month
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1992
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1936
Ties: 1929, 1940, 1943, 1975
Jun–Aug 1970
3-Month
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1915
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1936
May–Aug 1970
4-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1915
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1936
Ties: 1959, 1980, 1991
Apr–Aug 1970
5-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1934, 1936
Ties: 1943
Mar–Aug 1970
6-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1948, 1968
Feb–Aug 1970
7-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1939, 1943
Jan–Aug 1970
8-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1945
Dec 1969–Aug 1970
9-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1896, 1898, 1944, 1968, 2010, 2013
Nov 1969–Aug 1970
10-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899, 1979
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 2013
Oct 1969–Aug 1970
11-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1967
Sep 1969–Aug 1970
12-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1949
Mar 1969–Aug 1970
18-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2006, 2016
Ties: 1967
Sep 1968–Aug 1970
24-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2006
Ties: 1906, 1908, 1967, 1969, 1978
Sep 1967–Aug 1970
36-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000, 2007
Ties: 1915, 1928, 1994, 2011
Sep 1966–Aug 1970
48-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899, 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2007
Ties: 1902, 1914, 1925
Sep 1965–Aug 1970
60-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1920
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2006
Ties: 1910, 1912, 1979

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/