Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1980
1-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
4.1°F
(2.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1920
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1915
Mar–Apr 1980
2-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1939
Feb–Apr 1980
3-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Apr 1980
4-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1901
Dec 1979–Apr 1980
5-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Nov 1979–Apr 1980
6-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1914, 1945
Oct 1979–Apr 1980
7-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1941, 2003
Sep 1979–Apr 1980
8-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1963
Aug 1979–Apr 1980
9-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1938, 1955, 2003, 2007
Jul 1979–Apr 1980
10-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1958
Jun 1979–Apr 1980
11-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1914, 1946, 1977
May 1979–Apr 1980
12-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1958
Nov 1978–Apr 1980
18-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2000, 2006
Ties: 1898, 1929, 1936
May 1978–Apr 1980
24-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2000
Ties: 1907, 1953
May 1977–Apr 1980
36-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2000
Ties: 1900, 1904, 1930
May 1976–Apr 1980
48-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2007
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1916, 1929, 1969
May 1975–Apr 1980
60-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1920
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2006
Ties: 1924, 1926, 1947, 1949, 1956, 1966, 1982, 1986, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/