Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, September 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 2003
1-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1965
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1897
Ties: 1932
Aug–Sep 2003
2-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1965
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1937
Ties: 1909
Jul–Sep 2003
3-Month
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1915
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1936
Ties: 1969, 2013
Jun–Sep 2003
4-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1915
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1936
Ties: 1914, 1941, 1948, 1989, 2017
May–Sep 2003
5-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1915
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1936
Ties: 1897, 1913, 1969, 1994
Apr–Sep 2003
6-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1907
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1936
Ties: 1913, 1922, 2000
Mar–Sep 2003
7-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1951
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Ties: 1973
Feb–Sep 2003
8-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1940, 1974, 2004
Jan–Sep 2003
9-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1950
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1964
Dec 2002–Sep 2003
10-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1950
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1941, 1955
Nov 2002–Sep 2003
11-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 2015
Oct 2002–Sep 2003
12-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1901, 1933
Apr 2002–Sep 2003
18-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899, 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1921, 1963, 2004
Oct 2001–Sep 2003
24-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1918, 1951, 1979
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2006
Ties: 1992
Oct 2000–Sep 2003
36-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2000, 2007
Ties: 1936, 1942
Oct 1999–Sep 2003
48-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1918
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2007
Oct 1998–Sep 2003
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918, 1920
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002, 2006, 2007
Ties: 1935, 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/