Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1931
1-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
11.7°F
(6.5°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1937
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2006
Dec 1930–Jan 1931
2-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
8.2°F
(4.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1979
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 1992, 2021
Nov 1930–Jan 1931
3-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
6.0°F
(3.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1979
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2021
Oct 1930–Jan 1931
4-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1912
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2000
Sep 1930–Jan 1931
5-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1897
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2006
Ties: 1941, 1955
Aug 1930–Jan 1931
6-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1912
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2006
Ties: 1934
Jul 1930–Jan 1931
7-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1912
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2006
Jun 1930–Jan 1931
8-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1952
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2022
Ties: 1914, 2013
May 1930–Jan 1931
9-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1952
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2022
Apr 1930–Jan 1931
10-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1952
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2006
Mar 1930–Jan 1931
11-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1952
19th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1932, 1940, 1988
Feb 1930–Jan 1931
12-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.7°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1935, 2022
Aug 1929–Jan 1931
18-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2013
Ties: 1933, 1965, 1990
Feb 1929–Jan 1931
24-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1952
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2007
Ties: 1944, 1959, 1996
Feb 1928–Jan 1931
36-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1924 2007, 2008, 2018
Ties: 1945, 1946, 1958, 2020
Feb 1927–Jan 1931
48-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1929 2008
Ties: 1911, 1926, 1974, 1979, 1980
Feb 1926–Jan 1931
60-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1920
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2008
Ties: 1915, 1924, 1925, 1927, 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/