Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, February 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 2018
1-Month
11.6°F
(-11.3°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
-8.3°F
(-4.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1936
112th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1954
Ties: 1905
Jan–Feb 2018
2-Month
14.8°F
(-9.6°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1936
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1931, 1992
Dec 2017–Feb 2018
3-Month
17.1°F
(-8.3°C)
18.2°F
(-7.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1936
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1992
Ties: 1897
Nov 2017–Feb 2018
4-Month
21.5°F
(-5.8°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1936
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2000
Oct 2017–Feb 2018
5-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1936
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2000
Ties: 1925, 1927
Sep 2017–Feb 2018
6-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1936
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 1902, 1911, 1951, 1968, 2009
Aug 2017–Feb 2018
7-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1936
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002
Ties: 1896, 1959, 1967, 2011
Jul 2017–Feb 2018
8-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1897, 1936
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002
Ties: 1957, 1963
Jun 2017–Feb 2018
9-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002
Ties: 1908, 1915, 1923
May 2017–Feb 2018
10-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002
Ties: 1967
Apr 2017–Feb 2018
11-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1936
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002
Ties: 1915, 1921, 1924, 1977
Mar 2017–Feb 2018
12-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2013
Ties: 1944
Sep 2016–Feb 2018
18-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2013
Ties: 1940, 1989, 1991, 2001
Mar 2016–Feb 2018
24-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918, 1952
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Mar 2015–Feb 2018
36-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1918
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2000, 2007, 2018
Ties: 2000, 2007
Mar 2014–Feb 2018
48-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1918
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2008
Ties: 1934, 2001, 2005, 2006
Mar 2013–Feb 2018
60-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1920
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2008
Ties: 1941

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/