Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1989
1-Month
10.4°F
(-12.0°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
-9.5°F
(-5.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1954
Jan–Feb 1989
2-Month
16.9°F
(-8.4°C)
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1936
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931, 1992
Ties: 1939
Dec 1988–Feb 1989
3-Month
19.3°F
(-7.1°C)
18.3°F
(-7.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1936
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1992
Ties: 1955
Nov 1988–Feb 1989
4-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
21.7°F
(-5.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2000
Ties: 1947, 1975
Oct 1988–Feb 1989
5-Month
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2000
Ties: 1946
Sep 1988–Feb 1989
6-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 2007
Aug 1988–Feb 1989
7-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1936
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Ties: 1900, 1924, 1963, 1984
Jul 1988–Feb 1989
8-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1897, 1936
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Ties: 1974, 1984
Jun 1988–Feb 1989
9-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1936
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Ties: 1953, 1976, 1983, 1995, 2003
May 1988–Feb 1989
10-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1936
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Apr 1988–Feb 1989
11-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1936
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Ties: 1932, 1987
Mar 1988–Feb 1989
12-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1952
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 2005
Sep 1987–Feb 1989
18-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2013
Ties: 1940, 1991, 2001, 2018
Mar 1987–Feb 1989
24-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918, 1952
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 2008
Mar 1986–Feb 1989
36-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2000, 2007, 2018
Ties: 2002, 2013
Mar 1985–Feb 1989
48-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2008
Ties: 1941, 2017
Mar 1984–Feb 1989
60-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1920
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2008
Ties: 1936, 1984, 2001

Citing This Page

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