Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1989
1-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1925
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1963
Sep–Oct 1989
2-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1896
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1963
Aug–Oct 1989
3-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 1938
Ties: 1920, 1979
Jul–Oct 1989
4-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1993
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 1936
Ties: 2010
Jun–Oct 1989
5-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1915, 1951
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1936
Ties: 1952
May–Oct 1989
6-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1915
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1936
Ties: 1978, 1987, 1991, 2006
Apr–Oct 1989
7-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1907
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1936
Ties: 1981
Mar–Oct 1989
8-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1951
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1978, 1999
Feb–Oct 1989
9-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1899, 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1927, 1942, 1966
Jan–Oct 1989
10-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1940
Dec 1988–Oct 1989
11-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1947
Nov 1988–Oct 1989
12-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1995
May 1988–Oct 1989
18-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1992
Nov 1987–Oct 1989
24-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2000
Ties: 1977
Nov 1986–Oct 1989
36-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2000, 2007
Nov 1985–Oct 1989
48-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2007
Ties: 1933, 1941, 2013
Nov 1984–Oct 1989
60-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1919
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2007
Ties: 2015

Citing This Page

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