Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
19.8°F
(-6.8°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
4.8°F
(2.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1937
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2006
Ties: 1945, 1984, 2003
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
22.0°F
(-5.6°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1992, 2021
Ties: 1955, 1960, 1980, 2005
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2021
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
4.4°F
(2.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2000
Ties: 1958
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1897
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2006
Ties: 2012, 2022
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2006
Ties: 2021
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2006
Ties: 1964, 1999
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2022
Ties: 2000
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2022
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2006
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Ties: 1999, 2021
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Ties: 1942, 2001, 2018
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2007
Ties: 1902, 1936, 1941, 1964
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1918
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2007, 2008, 2018
Ties: 1939, 1975, 1977
Feb 2012–Jan 2016
48-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2008
Feb 2011–Jan 2016
60-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1920
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2008
Ties: 1942, 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/