Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1990
1-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
13.5°F
(7.5°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1937
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2006
Dec 1989–Jan 1990
2-Month
20.8°F
(-6.2°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1979
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 1992, 2021
Ties: 1900, 1967
Nov 1989–Jan 1990
3-Month
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2021
Ties: 1980, 2017
Oct 1989–Jan 1990
4-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1912
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2000
Ties: 2018
Sep 1989–Jan 1990
5-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1897
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2006
Ties: 1906
Aug 1989–Jan 1990
6-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1912
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2006
Ties: 1940, 1980, 2013
Jul 1989–Jan 1990
7-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1912
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2006
Ties: 1998, 2004, 2008
Jun 1989–Jan 1990
8-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1952
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2022
Ties: 2018
May 1989–Jan 1990
9-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1952
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2022
Ties: 1902, 1958
Apr 1989–Jan 1990
10-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1952
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2006
Ties: 1955, 2004, 2018
Mar 1989–Jan 1990
11-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1952
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Ties: 1922, 1958
Feb 1989–Jan 1990
12-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Ties: 1962
Aug 1988–Jan 1990
18-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Ties: 1931, 1933, 1965
Feb 1988–Jan 1990
24-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1952
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2007
Ties: 1993, 2005
Feb 1987–Jan 1990
36-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2007, 2008, 2018
Ties: 1933
Feb 1986–Jan 1990
48-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2008
Ties: 1942, 1991
Feb 1985–Jan 1990
60-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1920
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2008
Ties: 1989, 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/