Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2014
1-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1907
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 1934
Ties: 1903, 1919, 2004
Apr–May 2014
2-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1907
80th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1934
Ties: 1959
Mar–May 2014
3-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1899
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1982
Feb–May 2014
4-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Jan–May 2014
5-Month
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Ties: 1952, 1959
Dec 2013–May 2014
6-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Ties: 1905, 1971, 1996
Nov 2013–May 2014
7-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
96th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Ties: 1909
Oct 2013–May 2014
8-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
106th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Ties: 1996
Sep 2013–May 2014
9-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Ties: 1943, 1947, 2001
Aug 2013–May 2014
10-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
85th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Ties: 1896
Jul 2013–May 2014
11-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Jun 2013–May 2014
12-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
88th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012
Ties: 1949, 1962, 1971, 2011
Dec 2012–May 2014
18-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
80th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2000, 2006
Ties: 1908, 1919, 1938, 1956, 1986
Jun 2012–May 2014
24-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2000, 2017
Ties: 1962
Jun 2011–May 2014
36-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2000
Ties: 1942, 2013
Jun 2010–May 2014
48-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1899
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2007
Ties: 1933, 1940, 1977, 2013
Jun 2009–May 2014
60-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1920
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2006, 2007
Ties: 1937, 1958, 1987, 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/