Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1956
1-Month
14.9°F
(-9.5°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1936
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1954
Jan–Feb 1956
2-Month
14.0°F
(-10.0°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1936
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1931, 1992
Ties: 1903, 1907
Dec 1955–Feb 1956
3-Month
13.3°F
(-10.4°C)
18.2°F
(-7.7°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1936
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1992
Nov 1955–Feb 1956
4-Month
15.4°F
(-9.2°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
-6.2°F
(-3.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2000
Oct 1955–Feb 1956
5-Month
22.3°F
(-5.4°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1936
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2000
Ties: 1910
Sep 1955–Feb 1956
6-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1910, 1997
Aug 1955–Feb 1956
7-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002
Ties: 1916, 1920
Jul 1955–Feb 1956
8-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1897, 1936
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002
Ties: 1965
Jun 1955–Feb 1956
9-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002
May 1955–Feb 1956
10-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002
Ties: 1968, 1985
Apr 1955–Feb 1956
11-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002
Ties: 1960
Mar 1955–Feb 1956
12-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1909, 1943, 1968, 1973, 2020
Sep 1954–Feb 1956
18-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1914
Mar 1954–Feb 1956
24-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918, 1952
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1920, 1936, 1957, 1962, 1968, 1978
Mar 1953–Feb 1956
36-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2000, 2007, 2018
Ties: 1999
Mar 1952–Feb 1956
48-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2008
Ties: 1932, 1936, 1988, 2020
Mar 1951–Feb 1956
60-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1920
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2008
Ties: 1925, 1931, 1950, 1963

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/