Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1981
1-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
5.7°F
(3.1°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1954
Ties: 1934
Jan–Feb 1981
2-Month
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
7.8°F
(4.4°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931, 1992
Dec 1980–Feb 1981
3-Month
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
18.3°F
(-7.6°C)
6.3°F
(3.5°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1992
Nov 1980–Feb 1981
4-Month
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
6.1°F
(3.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2000
Oct 1980–Feb 1981
5-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2000
Sep 1980–Feb 1981
6-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2016
Aug 1980–Feb 1981
7-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2002
Ties: 2017
Jul 1980–Feb 1981
8-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1897, 1936
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2002
Ties: 1934, 1992
Jun 1980–Feb 1981
9-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2002
Ties: 1998, 2017
May 1980–Feb 1981
10-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2002
Ties: 1992, 2016
Apr 1980–Feb 1981
11-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2002
Ties: 2016
Mar 1980–Feb 1981
12-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.7°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2013
Sep 1979–Feb 1981
18-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2013
Mar 1979–Feb 1981
24-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918, 1952
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1941, 1964, 1991
Mar 1978–Feb 1981
36-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000, 2007, 2018
Ties: 1924, 1931
Mar 1977–Feb 1981
48-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2008
Ties: 1926, 1963, 1966
Mar 1976–Feb 1981
60-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1920
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2008
Ties: 1947, 1948, 1961, 1967, 1982, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/