Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, April 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 2017
1-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1920
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1915
Ties: 1989, 2001
Mar–Apr 2017
2-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1921, 1999
Feb–Apr 2017
3-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1976
Jan–Apr 2017
4-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
4.3°F
(2.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1936
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1976, 1983
Dec 2016–Apr 2017
5-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1936
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1954
Nov 2016–Apr 2017
6-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1942
Oct 2016–Apr 2017
7-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Sep 2016–Apr 2017
8-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Aug 2016–Apr 2017
9-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jul 2016–Apr 2017
10-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jun 2016–Apr 2017
11-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
May 2016–Apr 2017
12-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1935
Nov 2015–Apr 2017
18-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2000, 2006
May 2015–Apr 2017
24-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
May 2014–Apr 2017
36-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2000
Ties: 2006, 2007
May 2013–Apr 2017
48-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1899
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2007
Ties: 1991, 2003
May 2012–Apr 2017
60-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1920
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2006

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/