Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2006
1-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1907
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1934
Apr–May 2006
2-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1907
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1939, 2012
Mar–May 2006
3-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1899
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Feb–May 2006
4-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2012
Jan–May 2006
5-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
6.0°F
(3.4°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1899
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Dec 2005–May 2006
6-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Nov 2005–May 2006
7-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
5.0°F
(2.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1899
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Oct 2005–May 2006
8-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1899
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1981
Sep 2005–May 2006
9-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1899
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Aug 2005–May 2006
10-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1899
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Jul 2005–May 2006
11-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
4.0°F
(2.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1899
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 2016
Jun 2005–May 2006
12-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1899
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Dec 2004–May 2006
18-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1979
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000, 2006
Ties: 2000
Jun 2004–May 2006
24-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000, 2017
Ties: 2007, 2013
Jun 2003–May 2006
36-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Ties: 2007, 2017
Jun 2002–May 2006
48-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2007
Jun 2001–May 2006
60-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1920
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2006, 2007
Ties: 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/