Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, April 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 2019
1-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1920
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1915
Ties: 1992
Mar–Apr 2019
2-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1899
106th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Feb–Apr 2019
3-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
-6.6°F
(-3.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Jan–Apr 2019
4-Month
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
116th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Dec 2018–Apr 2019
5-Month
23.7°F
(-4.6°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1936
98th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1909, 2014, 2018
Nov 2018–Apr 2019
6-Month
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1936
105th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1903
Oct 2018–Apr 2019
7-Month
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
111th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1960
Sep 2018–Apr 2019
8-Month
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
108th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1903
Aug 2018–Apr 2019
9-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
108th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1918, 1937, 1951
Jul 2018–Apr 2019
10-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
105th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Jun 2018–Apr 2019
11-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
98th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1909
May 2018–Apr 2019
12-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899
89th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1905, 1906, 1970, 1982, 2010, 2014
Nov 2017–Apr 2019
18-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
96th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000, 2006
Ties: 1923, 1969
May 2017–Apr 2019
24-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000
Ties: 1903, 1949, 1960, 1973, 1986
May 2016–Apr 2019
36-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000
Ties: 1981
May 2015–Apr 2019
48-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1899
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2007
Ties: 2004, 2015
May 2014–Apr 2019
60-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1920
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2006
Ties: 1993, 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 8, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/