Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1966
1-Month
6.5°F
(-14.2°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
-8.5°F
(-4.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1937
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2006
Dec 1965–Jan 1966
2-Month
16.9°F
(-8.4°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1979
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1992, 2021
Ties: 1922
Nov 1965–Jan 1966
3-Month
22.3°F
(-5.4°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2021
Oct 1965–Jan 1966
4-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2000
Ties: 1924, 1967
Sep 1965–Jan 1966
5-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1897
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2006
Ties: 1903, 1996
Aug 1965–Jan 1966
6-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2006
Jul 1965–Jan 1966
7-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2006
Ties: 1936, 1956
Jun 1965–Jan 1966
8-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1952
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2022
May 1965–Jan 1966
9-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2022
Ties: 1909, 1985, 1996
Apr 1965–Jan 1966
10-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2006
Mar 1965–Jan 1966
11-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2013
Ties: 1910
Feb 1965–Jan 1966
12-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2013
Ties: 1905, 1907, 1910, 1928
Aug 1964–Jan 1966
18-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2013
Ties: 1916
Feb 1964–Jan 1966
24-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2007
Ties: 1906, 1907, 1913
Feb 1963–Jan 1966
36-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2007, 2008, 2018
Ties: 1937, 1957
Feb 1962–Jan 1966
48-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2008
Ties: 1955, 1960, 1999
Feb 1961–Jan 1966
60-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1920
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2008
Ties: 1962, 1967, 1968, 1976

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/