Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, April 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 2016
1-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1920
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1915
Ties: 1938
Mar–Apr 2016
2-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2012
Ties: 2004
Feb–Apr 2016
3-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
7.4°F
(4.1°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–Apr 2016
4-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
6.7°F
(3.7°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2015–Apr 2016
5-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
6.3°F
(3.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2015–Apr 2016
6-Month
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
6.0°F
(3.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Oct 2015–Apr 2016
7-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
5.7°F
(3.2°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Sep 2015–Apr 2016
8-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
5.7°F
(3.2°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Aug 2015–Apr 2016
9-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jul 2015–Apr 2016
10-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
4.4°F
(2.5°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jun 2015–Apr 2016
11-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
May 2015–Apr 2016
12-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2014–Apr 2016
18-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2000, 2006
May 2014–Apr 2016
24-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2000
May 2013–Apr 2016
36-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2000
Ties: 1955
May 2012–Apr 2016
48-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2007
May 2011–Apr 2016
60-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1920
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2006
Ties: 1991

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/