Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1998
1-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1920
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1915
Ties: 1934
Mar–Apr 1998
2-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012
Feb–Apr 1998
3-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 2006
Jan–Apr 1998
4-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1936
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 2004
Dec 1997–Apr 1998
5-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1936
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Nov 1997–Apr 1998
6-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1936
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Oct 1997–Apr 1998
7-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 2002
Sep 1997–Apr 1998
8-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1934
Aug 1997–Apr 1998
9-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1921, 1934, 1942
Jul 1997–Apr 1998
10-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1964, 1990, 2021
Jun 1997–Apr 1998
11-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1942, 1954, 2004
May 1997–Apr 1998
12-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1954, 1976, 1990, 2007
Nov 1996–Apr 1998
18-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2000, 2006
Ties: 1921, 1961, 1967
May 1996–Apr 1998
24-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2000
Ties: 1923, 1925, 1947, 1956, 2020
May 1995–Apr 1998
36-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2000
Ties: 1928, 1969, 1973
May 1994–Apr 1998
48-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2007
Ties: 1922, 1926, 1927, 1960, 1963
May 1993–Apr 1998
60-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1920
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2006
Ties: 1911, 1914

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/