Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2003
1-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1925
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1963
Sep–Oct 2003
2-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1896
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1963
Ties: 2004
Aug–Oct 2003
3-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1938
Jul–Oct 2003
4-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1993
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1936
Ties: 1983, 1998, 2007
Jun–Oct 2003
5-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1915, 1951
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1936
Ties: 1934
May–Oct 2003
6-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1915
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1936
Ties: 1947
Apr–Oct 2003
7-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1907
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1936
Ties: 1949, 1976, 2001
Mar–Oct 2003
8-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1951
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1901, 1976
Feb–Oct 2003
9-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1899, 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1910, 1941, 1946, 1980
Jan–Oct 2003
10-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Dec 2002–Oct 2003
11-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Nov 2002–Oct 2003
12-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
May 2002–Oct 2003
18-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1901, 1955
Nov 2001–Oct 2003
24-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Nov 2000–Oct 2003
36-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2000, 2007
Ties: 1936, 1982
Nov 1999–Oct 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
Ties: 2000
Nov 1998–Oct 2003
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1919
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2007
Ties: 1935, 2008, 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/