Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1993

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1993
1-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1907
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 1934
Apr–May 1993
2-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1907
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 1934
Ties: 1923, 1990
Mar–May 1993
3-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1899
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1931
Feb–May 1993
4-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1899
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1906, 1916, 1962
Jan–May 1993
5-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1899
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1971, 1972
Dec 1992–May 1993
6-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Nov 1992–May 1993
7-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1949
Oct 1992–May 1993
8-Month
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1918, 1949, 1951
Sep 1992–May 1993
9-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1916, 1918, 1951, 1962, 1966
Aug 1992–May 1993
10-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1929
Jul 1992–May 1993
11-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1916, 1920
Jun 1992–May 1993
12-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1997
Dec 1991–May 1993
18-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2000, 2006
Ties: 1926, 1946
Jun 1991–May 1993
24-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2000, 2017
Ties: 1945, 1974
Jun 1990–May 1993
36-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2000
Ties: 1902, 1977, 1988, 1999, 2012
Jun 1989–May 1993
48-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1899
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2007
Ties: 1983
Jun 1988–May 1993
60-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1920
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2006, 2007
Ties: 1941, 1943, 1990, 2001, 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/