Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1974
1-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1925
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1963
Sep–Oct 1974
2-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1896
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1963
Ties: 1901, 1909, 1934, 1941, 1992, 2008
Aug–Oct 1974
3-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1938
Ties: 1926, 1928, 1942, 1957, 1964
Jul–Oct 1974
4-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1993
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1936
Ties: 1920, 1954, 1956, 1981
Jun–Oct 1974
5-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1915, 1951
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1936
Ties: 1909
May–Oct 1974
6-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1915
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1936
Ties: 1930, 2002
Apr–Oct 1974
7-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1936
Ties: 1913, 1926, 1958, 1970, 2011
Mar–Oct 1974
8-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1930, 1948, 1959, 2004
Feb–Oct 1974
9-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899, 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1926
Jan–Oct 1974
10-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1986
Dec 1973–Oct 1974
11-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1908, 1946, 1954, 1961
Nov 1973–Oct 1974
12-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1946
May 1973–Oct 1974
18-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1961, 2008
Nov 1972–Oct 1974
24-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2000
Ties: 1933
Nov 1971–Oct 1974
36-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2000, 2007
Ties: 1910, 1922, 1926, 1960, 1984, 2019
Nov 1970–Oct 1974
48-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2007
Ties: 1923
Nov 1969–Oct 1974
60-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1919
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2007
Ties: 1966, 1980, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/