Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1997
1-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1936
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1954
Jan–Feb 1997
2-Month
16.7°F
(-8.5°C)
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1936
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931, 1992
Ties: 1996
Dec 1996–Feb 1997
3-Month
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
18.3°F
(-7.6°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1936
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1992
Ties: 1959
Nov 1996–Feb 1997
4-Month
16.7°F
(-8.5°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2000
Oct 1996–Feb 1997
5-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2000
Sep 1996–Feb 1997
6-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1910, 1956
Aug 1996–Feb 1997
7-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1936
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2002
Ties: 1904
Jul 1996–Feb 1997
8-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1897, 1936
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2002
Ties: 1904
Jun 1996–Feb 1997
9-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1936
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2002
May 1996–Feb 1997
10-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1936
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2002
Ties: 1904, 1993
Apr 1996–Feb 1997
11-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1936
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2002
Ties: 1910
Mar 1996–Feb 1997
12-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1899
Sep 1995–Feb 1997
18-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1905, 1951, 1966
Mar 1995–Feb 1997
24-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918, 1952
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1898, 1929
Mar 1994–Feb 1997
36-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2000, 2007, 2018
Ties: 1950, 2011
Mar 1993–Feb 1997
48-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2008
Ties: 1951
Mar 1992–Feb 1997
60-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1920
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2008
Ties: 1908, 1921

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/