Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1920
1-Month
16.4°F
(-8.7°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1937
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2006
Dec 1919–Jan 1920
2-Month
15.5°F
(-9.2°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1979
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1992, 2021
Ties: 1963
Nov 1919–Jan 1920
3-Month
18.1°F
(-7.7°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1979
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2021
Oct 1919–Jan 1920
4-Month
23.2°F
(-4.9°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2000
Sep 1919–Jan 1920
5-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1897
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2006
Ties: 1918
Aug 1919–Jan 1920
6-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1912
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2006
Jul 1919–Jan 1920
7-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1912
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2006
Jun 1919–Jan 1920
8-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1952
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2022
May 1919–Jan 1920
9-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1952
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2022
Ties: 1946, 2010
Apr 1919–Jan 1920
10-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1952
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2006
Ties: 1904, 1929
Mar 1919–Jan 1920
11-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1952
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2013
Ties: 1904, 1936, 2010
Feb 1919–Jan 1920
12-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2013
Aug 1918–Jan 1920
18-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2013
Ties: 1903, 1971
Feb 1918–Jan 1920
24-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1952
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2007
Ties: 1903, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963
Feb 1917–Jan 1920
36-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2007, 2008, 2018
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1930
Feb 1916–Jan 1920
48-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1918
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2008
Ties: 1899
Feb 1915–Jan 1920
60-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1920
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/