Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1972
1-Month
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1936
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1954
Jan–Feb 1972
2-Month
12.9°F
(-10.6°C)
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1936
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931, 1992
Dec 1971–Feb 1972
3-Month
14.1°F
(-9.9°C)
18.2°F
(-7.7°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1992
Ties: 1912, 1982
Nov 1971–Feb 1972
4-Month
18.7°F
(-7.4°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1936
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2000
Ties: 1918, 1965
Oct 1971–Feb 1972
5-Month
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1936
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2000
Ties: 1903, 2010
Sep 1971–Feb 1972
6-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1936
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1949, 1965
Aug 1971–Feb 1972
7-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1936
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2002
Jul 1971–Feb 1972
8-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1897, 1936
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2002
Jun 1971–Feb 1972
9-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2002
May 1971–Feb 1972
10-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2002
Ties: 1920, 1943, 1949
Apr 1971–Feb 1972
11-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1936
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2002
Ties: 1962, 1971, 1985
Mar 1971–Feb 1972
12-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1952
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2013
Sep 1970–Feb 1972
18-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2013
Ties: 1899, 1910, 1936, 1980
Mar 1970–Feb 1972
24-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1918, 1952
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1919, 1930, 1951, 1980
Mar 1969–Feb 1972
36-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2000, 2007, 2018
Ties: 1901, 1967, 1971, 1973, 1979
Mar 1968–Feb 1972
48-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2008
Ties: 1913, 1930
Mar 1967–Feb 1972
60-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1920
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2008
Ties: 1906, 1913, 1929, 1973

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/