Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, April 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 2003
1-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1920
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1915
Ties: 2004
Mar–Apr 2003
2-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1899
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Feb–Apr 2003
3-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1899
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1928
Jan–Apr 2003
4-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1936
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1927, 1968, 2007
Dec 2002–Apr 2003
5-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1936
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Nov 2002–Apr 2003
6-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1936
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1908
Oct 2002–Apr 2003
7-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1941, 1980
Sep 2002–Apr 2003
8-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1939, 1955
Aug 2002–Apr 2003
9-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1938, 1955, 1980, 2007
Jul 2002–Apr 2003
10-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1946
Jun 2002–Apr 2003
11-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1921, 1976
May 2002–Apr 2003
12-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1932, 1939, 2008
Nov 2001–Apr 2003
18-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1979
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000, 2006
Ties: 2004, 2005
May 2001–Apr 2003
24-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Ties: 1988
May 2000–Apr 2003
36-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2000
Ties: 1932, 1982
May 1999–Apr 2003
48-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1899
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2007
Ties: 1991, 2017
May 1998–Apr 2003
60-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1920
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2006
Ties: 1935

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/