Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, February 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 2016
1-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
11.3°F
(6.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1954
Jan–Feb 2016
2-Month
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
8.0°F
(4.5°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1931, 1992
Dec 2015–Feb 2016
3-Month
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
18.2°F
(-7.7°C)
6.9°F
(3.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1992
Nov 2015–Feb 2016
4-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
6.3°F
(3.5°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2000
Oct 2015–Feb 2016
5-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2000
Ties: 2012
Sep 2015–Feb 2016
6-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Aug 2015–Feb 2016
7-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002
Ties: 2000
Jul 2015–Feb 2016
8-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1897, 1936
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2002
Ties: 2012
Jun 2015–Feb 2016
9-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2002
May 2015–Feb 2016
10-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2002
Ties: 1981, 1992
Apr 2015–Feb 2016
11-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2002
Ties: 1981
Mar 2015–Feb 2016
12-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Sep 2014–Feb 2016
18-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Mar 2014–Feb 2016
24-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918, 1952
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017
Ties: 1990
Mar 2013–Feb 2016
36-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2000, 2007, 2018
Mar 2012–Feb 2016
48-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2008
Mar 2011–Feb 2016
60-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1920
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/