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Mitchell Weather Records

Mitchell, South Dakota weather data and records from 1893–2022 based on data compiled by the NOAA.
All data displayed in U.S. customary units.
All data displayed in metric units.
All-Time Recorded High
The highest temperature ever recorded in Mitchell, South Dakota was 116.1 °F46.7 °C which occurred on July 24, 1940.
Highest Temperatures: All-Time By Year
All-Time Recorded Low
The lowest temperature ever recorded in Mitchell, South Dakota was -40.0 °F-40.0 °C which occurred on February 10, 1994.
Lowest Temperatures: All-Time By Year
Mitchell Weather by Month
Averages based on the years 1991–2020
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
☀️ Average high (°F°C) 27.8-2.3 33.00.5 45.27.4 58.614.8 70.721.5 81.027.2 86.230.1 83.828.8 76.624.8 61.616.4 45.47.4 32.00.0 58.614.8
🌙 Average low (°F°C) 8.6-13.0 12.7-10.7 23.8-4.5 35.11.7 47.78.7 58.714.8 63.117.3 60.415.8 50.910.5 37.32.9 24.0-4.5 13.5-10.3 36.42.4
☀️ Record high (°F°C) 68.020.0 72.022.2 95.035.0 97.036.1 108.042.2 111.043.9 116.146.7 115.046.1 106.041.1 96.135.6 84.028.9 70.021.1 116.146.7
🌙 Record low (°F°C) -38.0-38.9 -40.0-40.0 -23.1-30.6 1.0-17.2 18.0-7.8 30.9-0.6 34.01.1 34.01.1 10.9-11.7 -8.0-22.2 -22.0-30.0 -34.1-36.7 -40.0-40.0
💧 Average precipitation (inchescm) 0.40.9 0.61.5 1.02.5 2.56.4 3.28.2 3.59.0 2.87.2 2.66.6 2.35.8 1.84.5 0.71.8 0.51.3 21.755.1
💧 Daily % chance precipitation 12.2 13.9 17.1 28.4 33.5 36.1 26.4 25.6 22.2 19.3 11.4 12.4 21.5
❄️ Average snow (inchescm) 5.814.7 8.220.9 4.110.5 5.714.4 0.00.0 0.00.0 0.00.0 0.00.0 0.00.0 0.71.7 4.411.2 6.917.5 35.189.3
❄️ Daily % chance snow 11.9 13.4 8.8 5.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 6.7 11.0 4.8
More Mitchell Weather Records
1893–2022
Highest daily low 82.0 °F27.8 °C August 2, 1964
Lowest daily high -18.9 °F-28.3 °C February 2, 1905
Most daily precipitation 4.7 inches11.8 cm August 11, 1953
Most monthly precipitation 11.1 inches28.3 cm June 1984
Most yearly precipitation 36.5 inches92.8 cm 2019
Earliest freeze September 3 1974
Latest freeze June 7 1901
Earliest snow October 8 1970
Latest snow May 14 1924
Most daily snow 24.0 inches61.0 cm March 10, 1956
Most monthly snow 33.0 inches83.9 cm February 1962
Most yearly snow 70.3 inches178.5 cm 2019
Mitchell Weather Streaks
Most consecutive days...
With precipitation 10 days Apr 8–17, 1927
Without precipitation 62 days Dec 26, 1899 – Feb 25, 1900
With snow 7 days Feb 7–13, 1978
High temperature ≤ 32 °F0 °C
freezing temperatures
65 days Dec 19, 1977 – Feb 21, 1978
High temperature ≥ 80 °F27 °C 75 days Jun 24 – Sep 6, 1955
High temperature ≥ 90 °F32 °C 27 days Jul 2–28, 1936
High temperature ≥ 100 °F38 °C 18 days Jul 2–19, 1936
Mitchell Weather by Year
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Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
2000–2022 Mitchell Municipal Airport location
1893–1999 Mitchell 2 N location