Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Minimum Temperature Rankings, November 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
November 1978
1-Month
16.1°F
(-8.8°C)
20.6°F
(-6.3°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1896
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Oct–Nov 1978
2-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1896
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1916, 1951
Sep–Nov 1978
3-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1896
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1928, 1982, 2000
Aug–Nov 1978
4-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1896
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1921, 1929, 1967, 1975
Jul–Nov 1978
5-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1896
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1956, 1958, 1966, 1971, 1986
Jun–Nov 1978
6-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1896
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1963, 2016
Ties: 1908, 1918, 1961
May–Nov 1978
7-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1895, 1896
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1963
Ties: 1955, 1984
Apr–Nov 1978
8-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1963, 1998
Ties: 1971, 1995
Mar–Nov 1978
9-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1896
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1942, 1962
Feb–Nov 1978
10-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1923, 1928, 1955, 1958, 1989
Jan–Nov 1978
11-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1950
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Dec 1977–Nov 1978
12-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917, 1950
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1918, 1936
Jun 1977–Nov 1978
18-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1913, 1943, 1985
Dec 1976–Nov 1978
24-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1923, 1926, 1946, 1968, 1986, 2009
Dec 1975–Nov 1978
36-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917, 1918, 1952
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Ties: 1902, 1936, 1976
Dec 1974–Nov 1978
48-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2007
Ties: 1921, 1924, 1957, 1985
Dec 1973–Nov 1978
60-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1919, 1952
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002, 2007
Ties: 1931, 1937, 1940, 1956, 1963, 1976, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/