Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1994

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1994
1-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1907
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1934
Ties: 1958
Apr–May 1994
2-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1907
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1934
Mar–May 1994
3-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
3.4°F
(1.8°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1899
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1992
Feb–May 1994
4-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1899
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1901, 1942, 2003
Jan–May 1994
5-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1899
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Dec 1993–May 1994
6-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Nov 1993–May 1994
7-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1899
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 2018
Oct 1993–May 1994
8-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1899
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1898, 1933
Sep 1993–May 1994
9-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1899
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1913
Aug 1993–May 1994
10-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1899
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1909, 1913, 1996
Jul 1993–May 1994
11-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1899
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1969
Jun 1993–May 1994
12-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1899
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1951, 1956, 1965
Dec 1992–May 1994
18-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2000, 2006
Ties: 1913
Jun 1992–May 1994
24-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2000, 2017
Ties: 1899
Jun 1991–May 1994
36-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2000
Ties: 1911, 1922, 1924, 1962, 1966, 1986
Jun 1990–May 1994
48-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2007
Ties: 1945
Jun 1989–May 1994
60-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1920
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2006, 2007
Ties: 1937, 1958, 1987, 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/