Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1977
1-Month
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
19.7°F
(-6.8°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1983
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1939
Nov–Dec 1977
2-Month
22.9°F
(-5.1°C)
25.7°F
(-3.5°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1985
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1999
Oct–Dec 1977
3-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1919
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1999
Sep–Dec 1977
4-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1985
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1939, 2015
Ties: 1924, 1992
Aug–Dec 1977
5-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1985
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1939
Ties: 1955, 1983
Jul–Dec 1977
6-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1985
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1939
Ties: 1925, 1968
Jun–Dec 1977
7-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1931
Ties: 1946, 1978, 1984, 2008, 2014
May–Dec 1977
8-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1951
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1939
Ties: 1958, 1959, 1973
Apr–Dec 1977
9-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1951
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1939
Ties: 1921, 2004
Mar–Dec 1977
10-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1951
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 1901, 2010
Feb–Dec 1977
11-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1951
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 1941
Jan–Dec 1977
12-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1950, 1951
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1901, 1930, 1992
Jul 1976–Dec 1977
18-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1932
Jan 1976–Dec 1977
24-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1951
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Ties: 1901
Jan 1975–Dec 1977
36-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1964, 1983
Jan 1974–Dec 1977
48-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2007
Ties: 1931, 1983, 1993, 1999, 2014
Jan 1973–Dec 1977
60-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1899, 1919
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2007
Ties: 1936, 1987, 2000, 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/