Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1992

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1992
1-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1907
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1934
Ties: 1937
Apr–May 1992
2-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1907
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1934
Ties: 1930, 2000
Mar–May 1992
3-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
3.4°F
(1.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1899
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1994
Feb–May 1992
4-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1899
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jan–May 1992
5-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
6.8°F
(3.8°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1899
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Dec 1991–May 1992
6-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
6.9°F
(3.9°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Nov 1991–May 1992
7-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1899
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Oct 1991–May 1992
8-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
4.2°F
(2.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1899
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Sep 1991–May 1992
9-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1899
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Aug 1991–May 1992
10-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1899
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1934, 1981
Jul 1991–May 1992
11-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1899
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Jun 1991–May 1992
12-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1899
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Dec 1990–May 1992
18-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1979
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2000, 2006
Ties: 2007
Jun 1990–May 1992
24-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2000, 2017
Ties: 1999
Jun 1989–May 1992
36-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1918
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2000
Jun 1988–May 1992
48-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1899
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2007
Ties: 2001, 2002
Jun 1987–May 1992
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1920
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2006, 2007
Ties: 1935, 2003, 2016

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/