Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1996
1-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1920
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1915
Mar–Apr 1996
2-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1899
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1970
Feb–Apr 1996
3-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1899
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Jan–Apr 1996
4-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1936
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Dec 1995–Apr 1996
5-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1936
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1907, 1975
Nov 1995–Apr 1996
6-Month
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1936
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Oct 1995–Apr 1996
7-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1899
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1972
Sep 1995–Apr 1996
8-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1899
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1966, 1986
Aug 1995–Apr 1996
9-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1907, 1982, 2001
Jul 1995–Apr 1996
10-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1899
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1949, 1971
Jun 1995–Apr 1996
11-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1899
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 2001
May 1995–Apr 1996
12-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1899
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Nov 1994–Apr 1996
18-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1979
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2000, 2006
Ties: 1944, 1948, 1956, 2009
May 1994–Apr 1996
24-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2000
Ties: 1911, 1961, 1962
May 1993–Apr 1996
36-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2000
Ties: 1908, 1916, 1938, 2011
May 1992–Apr 1996
48-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2007
May 1991–Apr 1996
60-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1920
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2006
Ties: 1924, 1926, 1947, 1949, 1956, 1966, 1980, 1982, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/