Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2001
1-Month
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
19.7°F
(-6.8°C)
5.0°F
(2.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1983
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1939
Ties: 1943
Nov–Dec 2001
2-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
25.7°F
(-3.5°C)
7.1°F
(3.9°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1999
Oct–Dec 2001
3-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1919
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1999
Sep–Dec 2001
4-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1939, 2015
Aug–Dec 2001
5-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1939
Jul–Dec 2001
6-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1939
Ties: 1998
Jun–Dec 2001
7-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1951
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1933
May–Dec 2001
8-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1951
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1939
Apr–Dec 2001
9-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1951
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1939
Ties: 1936, 1987, 2012
Mar–Dec 2001
10-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1951
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012
Ties: 1999
Feb–Dec 2001
11-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1951
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012
Ties: 1974
Jan–Dec 2001
12-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1950, 1951
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012
Ties: 1941, 1963
Jul 2000–Dec 2001
18-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1935, 1958
Jan 2000–Dec 2001
24-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1951
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016
Ties: 1992, 2003, 2004
Jan 1999–Dec 2001
36-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jan 1998–Dec 2001
48-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2007
Ties: 1934
Jan 1997–Dec 2001
60-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1899, 1919
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2007
Ties: 1935, 2003, 2005, 2008

Citing This Page

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