Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, July 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
July 1981
1-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1992
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1936
Ties: 1926
Jun–Jul 1981
2-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1915
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1936
Ties: 1943, 1973
May–Jul 1981
3-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1915
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1936
Ties: 1973, 1998, 1999
Apr–Jul 1981
4-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1907
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1934
Ties: 2017
Mar–Jul 1981
5-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1950
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1911, 1921
Feb–Jul 1981
6-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2000
Jan–Jul 1981
7-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
4.2°F
(2.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1950
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Dec 1980–Jul 1981
8-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1950
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Nov 1980–Jul 1981
9-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Oct 1980–Jul 1981
10-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Sep 1980–Jul 1981
11-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Ties: 1999
Aug 1980–Jul 1981
12-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Feb 1980–Jul 1981
18-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899, 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2006
Ties: 1987
Aug 1979–Jul 1981
24-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1935, 2012
Aug 1978–Jul 1981
36-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Ties: 1956
Aug 1977–Jul 1981
48-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899, 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2007
Ties: 1923, 1927, 1928, 1962
Aug 1976–Jul 1981
60-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1920
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2006
Ties: 1925, 1959, 1961, 1963, 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/