Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1963
1-Month
7.6°F
(-13.6°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
-7.4°F
(-4.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1937
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2006
Ties: 1957
Dec 1962–Jan 1963
2-Month
15.5°F
(-9.2°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1992, 2021
Ties: 1920
Nov 1962–Jan 1963
3-Month
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2021
Oct 1962–Jan 1963
4-Month
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1912
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Sep 1962–Jan 1963
5-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1897
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006
Ties: 1909, 1911, 1913, 1959
Aug 1962–Jan 1963
6-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1912
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006
Ties: 2011, 2019
Jul 1962–Jan 1963
7-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1912
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006
Ties: 1970
Jun 1962–Jan 1963
8-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1952
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2022
Ties: 1950, 2009
May 1962–Jan 1963
9-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2022
Ties: 1947, 2001, 2014
Apr 1962–Jan 1963
10-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006
Ties: 1898, 1948, 1959, 1967, 1970, 2001
Mar 1962–Jan 1963
11-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013
Ties: 1968
Feb 1962–Jan 1963
12-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013
Ties: 1945, 1948, 1968, 1970, 1972, 1976
Aug 1961–Jan 1963
18-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013
Ties: 1907, 1908, 1969, 1998
Feb 1961–Jan 1963
24-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2007
Ties: 1903, 1920, 1960, 1961, 1962
Feb 1960–Jan 1963
36-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2007, 2008, 2018
Ties: 1911, 1914, 2011
Feb 1959–Jan 1963
48-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2008
Ties: 1903, 1925, 1929, 1946, 1962
Feb 1958–Jan 1963
60-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1920
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2008
Ties: 1949

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/