Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1997
1-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1925
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1963
Ties: 1903, 1915, 1922
Sep–Oct 1997
2-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1896
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1963
Ties: 1920, 1933, 2007
Aug–Oct 1997
3-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 1938
Ties: 1914, 1960
Jul–Oct 1997
4-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1993
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 1936
Ties: 2013
Jun–Oct 1997
5-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1915, 1951
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 1936
Ties: 1935, 1978, 1980, 2017
May–Oct 1997
6-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1915
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1936
Ties: 1959, 2013
Apr–Oct 1997
7-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1907
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1936
Ties: 1906, 1919, 1946, 1954, 1986, 2004
Mar–Oct 1997
8-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1951
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012
Ties: 1932, 1935, 2011
Feb–Oct 1997
9-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1899, 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012
Ties: 1918, 1936, 1948, 1970, 2002
Jan–Oct 1997
10-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1927, 1932, 1943, 1959, 1967
Dec 1996–Oct 1997
11-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1909, 1923
Nov 1996–Oct 1997
12-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1916, 1969
May 1996–Oct 1997
18-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1928, 1965, 1969
Nov 1995–Oct 1997
24-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2000
Ties: 1912, 1966
Nov 1994–Oct 1997
36-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2000, 2007
Ties: 1972
Nov 1993–Oct 1997
48-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2007
Ties: 1925, 1929, 1967, 1969, 1980
Nov 1992–Oct 1997
60-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1919
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2007
Ties: 1905, 1908, 1969

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/