Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1977
1-Month
6.4°F
(-14.2°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
-8.6°F
(-4.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1937
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2006
Dec 1976–Jan 1977
2-Month
13.0°F
(-10.6°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1992, 2021
Nov 1976–Jan 1977
3-Month
17.8°F
(-7.9°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1979
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2021
Ties: 1917, 1986
Oct 1976–Jan 1977
4-Month
24.2°F
(-4.3°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1912
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2000
Ties: 1956
Sep 1976–Jan 1977
5-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1897
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2006
Aug 1976–Jan 1977
6-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2006
Ties: 1956
Jul 1976–Jan 1977
7-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1912
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2006
Ties: 1929, 1971
Jun 1976–Jan 1977
8-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1952
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2022
Ties: 1972
May 1976–Jan 1977
9-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1952
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2022
Ties: 1905, 2009
Apr 1976–Jan 1977
10-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1952
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2006
Mar 1976–Jan 1977
11-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1952
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2013
Ties: 1924, 1927, 1956, 1961
Feb 1976–Jan 1977
12-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2013
Ties: 1911, 1914, 1954
Aug 1975–Jan 1977
18-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1918
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2013
Ties: 1915
Feb 1975–Jan 1977
24-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1952
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2007
Feb 1974–Jan 1977
36-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1918
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2007, 2008, 2018
Ties: 1939, 1975, 2016
Feb 1973–Jan 1977
48-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2008
Ties: 1932, 1937, 1983, 2022
Feb 1972–Jan 1977
60-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1920
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2008
Ties: 1959, 1964, 1994, 2012

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/