Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2012
1-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1925
96th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 1963
Ties: 1908
Sep–Oct 2012
2-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1896
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 1963
Ties: 1935
Aug–Oct 2012
3-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2011 1938
Ties: 1961, 1969, 1988, 1991
Jul–Oct 2012
4-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1993
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 1936
Ties: 2016
Jun–Oct 2012
5-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1915, 1951
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1936
Ties: 2016
May–Oct 2012
6-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1915
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1936
Ties: 1937
Apr–Oct 2012
7-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1907
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1936
Ties: 1988
Mar–Oct 2012
8-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
4.4°F
(2.4°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1951
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Oct 2012
9-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899, 1917
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Oct 2012
10-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
5.2°F
(2.8°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 2011–Oct 2012
11-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
5.3°F
(2.9°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 2011–Oct 2012
12-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
May 2011–Oct 2012
18-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 2010–Oct 2012
24-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2000
Nov 2009–Oct 2012
36-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000, 2007
Ties: 1988, 1990
Nov 2008–Oct 2012
48-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2007
Ties: 1940, 1977
Nov 2007–Oct 2012
60-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1919
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2007
Ties: 1937, 1987, 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/