Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1972
1-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1920
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1915
Ties: 1993
Mar–Apr 1972
2-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1902, 1914, 1916
Feb–Apr 1972
3-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1948
Jan–Apr 1972
4-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1936
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Dec 1971–Apr 1972
5-Month
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1922, 2011
Nov 1971–Apr 1972
6-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1936
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1928, 1971
Oct 1971–Apr 1972
7-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1899
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1996
Sep 1971–Apr 1972
8-Month
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1993
Aug 1971–Apr 1972
9-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1899
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1896
Jul 1971–Apr 1972
10-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1896, 1962, 1986
Jun 1971–Apr 1972
11-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1943, 1960, 1962
May 1971–Apr 1972
12-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1913, 1947, 1962
Nov 1970–Apr 1972
18-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2000, 2006
May 1970–Apr 1972
24-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2000
Ties: 1906, 1910, 1920, 2011
May 1969–Apr 1972
36-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2000
Ties: 1901, 1912, 1949, 1967, 1997
May 1968–Apr 1972
48-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1899
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2007
Ties: 1905, 1951, 1997
May 1967–Apr 1972
60-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1920
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2006
Ties: 1913, 1969

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 6, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/