Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1976
1-Month
16.6°F
(-8.6°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1937
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2006
Dec 1975–Jan 1976
2-Month
19.5°F
(-6.9°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1992, 2021
Nov 1975–Jan 1976
3-Month
23.7°F
(-4.6°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2021
Ties: 1902, 1926
Oct 1975–Jan 1976
4-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1912
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2000
Ties: 1906
Sep 1975–Jan 1976
5-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1897
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2006
Ties: 1948, 1967, 2020
Aug 1975–Jan 1976
6-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1912
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2006
Ties: 1988
Jul 1975–Jan 1976
7-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1912
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2006
Jun 1975–Jan 1976
8-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1952
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2022
Ties: 1937, 1983
May 1975–Jan 1976
9-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1952
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2022
Ties: 1921, 1933, 1957, 1961, 1983
Apr 1975–Jan 1976
10-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1952
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2006
Ties: 1924, 1945, 1960, 1974, 1982
Mar 1975–Jan 1976
11-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1952
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2013
Ties: 1921, 1959, 1962
Feb 1975–Jan 1976
12-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2013
Ties: 1945, 1948, 1963, 1968, 1970, 1972
Aug 1974–Jan 1976
18-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2013
Ties: 1936, 1983, 1995, 2011
Feb 1974–Jan 1976
24-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1952
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2007
Ties: 1948
Feb 1973–Jan 1976
36-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2007, 2008, 2018
Ties: 1965
Feb 1972–Jan 1976
48-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2008
Ties: 1922, 1939, 1967
Feb 1971–Jan 1976
60-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1920
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2008
Ties: 1962, 1966, 1967, 1968

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/