Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1973
1-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1920
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1915
Mar–Apr 1973
2-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1994
Feb–Apr 1973
3-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Jan–Apr 1973
4-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1925
Dec 1972–Apr 1973
5-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1963, 1988
Nov 1972–Apr 1973
6-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1924, 1925
Oct 1972–Apr 1973
7-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1924, 1957, 1985
Sep 1972–Apr 1973
8-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1957
Aug 1972–Apr 1973
9-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1898, 1902, 1967, 1985
Jul 1972–Apr 1973
10-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1927, 1957
Jun 1972–Apr 1973
11-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1925, 1930
May 1972–Apr 1973
12-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1910, 1985
Nov 1971–Apr 1973
18-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2000, 2006
Ties: 1971
May 1971–Apr 1973
24-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000
Ties: 1903, 1949, 1960, 1986, 2019
May 1970–Apr 1973
36-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2000
Ties: 1928, 1969, 1998
May 1969–Apr 1973
48-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2007
Ties: 1901, 1904, 1928, 1954
May 1968–Apr 1973
60-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1920
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2006
Ties: 1909

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/