Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2004
1-Month
16.1°F
(-8.8°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1937
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2006
Dec 2003–Jan 2004
2-Month
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2021
Ties: 1906, 1975
Nov 2003–Jan 2004
3-Month
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2021
Oct 2003–Jan 2004
4-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2000
Ties: 1980
Sep 2003–Jan 2004
5-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1897
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2006
Ties: 2007
Aug 2003–Jan 2004
6-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2006
Ties: 1900, 1919, 1923, 1932
Jul 2003–Jan 2004
7-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2006
Ties: 1990, 1998, 2008
Jun 2003–Jan 2004
8-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1952
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2006
Ties: 1919
May 2003–Jan 2004
9-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1952
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1989
Ties: 1954
Apr 2003–Jan 2004
10-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1952
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2006
Ties: 1955, 1990, 2018
Mar 2003–Jan 2004
11-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1952
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2013
Ties: 1914, 1941, 1947
Feb 2003–Jan 2004
12-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2013
Ties: 1941, 1982, 2012
Aug 2002–Jan 2004
18-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2013
Ties: 1902, 1975, 2002
Feb 2002–Jan 2004
24-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1952
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2007
Ties: 1934
Feb 2001–Jan 2004
36-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2007, 2008, 2018
Ties: 1942, 1992
Feb 2000–Jan 2004
48-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2008
Feb 1999–Jan 2004
60-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1920
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2008
Ties: 2009

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/