Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1954

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1954
1-Month
11.6°F
(-11.3°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1937
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2006
Ties: 1952
Dec 1953–Jan 1954
2-Month
17.6°F
(-8.0°C)
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1992, 2021
Ties: 1924, 1927
Nov 1953–Jan 1954
3-Month
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2021
Ties: 1935
Oct 1953–Jan 1954
4-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1912
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2000
Ties: 1995
Sep 1953–Jan 1954
5-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1897
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2006
Ties: 1919, 1989
Aug 1953–Jan 1954
6-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1912
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2006
Ties: 2005
Jul 1953–Jan 1954
7-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2006
Ties: 2005
Jun 1953–Jan 1954
8-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2022
Ties: 1940
May 1953–Jan 1954
9-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2022
Ties: 2004
Apr 1953–Jan 1954
10-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2006
Ties: 2011
Mar 1953–Jan 1954
11-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2013
Ties: 1960, 2003
Feb 1953–Jan 1954
12-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2013
Ties: 1911, 1914, 1977
Aug 1952–Jan 1954
18-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2013
Feb 1952–Jan 1954
24-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2007
Ties: 1981, 2012
Feb 1951–Jan 1954
36-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2007, 2008, 2018
Ties: 1901, 1910, 1912, 1967, 1997
Feb 1950–Jan 1954
48-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2008
Ties: 1997
Feb 1949–Jan 1954
60-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1920
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2008
Ties: 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/