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Sioux Falls December 3 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Sioux Falls, South Dakota for the date of December 3.
December 3 All-Time Records
1932–2022
Highest temperature 63 °F 1998
Lowest temperature -9 °F 1978
Lowest daily high 9 °F 1978
Highest daily low 42 °F 1941
Most precipitation 1.4 inches 1955
Most snow 10.9 inches 1955
December 3 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 35.3 °F
Average low 16.5 °F
Chance precipitation 24.0%
Chance snow 18.0%
Sioux Falls December 3 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2021 51 28 0.00 0.0
2020 45 21 0.00 0.0
2019 38 21 0.00 0.0
2018 25 22 0.00 0.0
2017 55 21 0.00 0.0
2016 36 25 0.00 0.0
2015 33 2 0.00 0.0
2014 32 12 0.00 0.0
2013 33 25 0.06 0.8
2012 56 30 0.00 0.0
2011 34 25 0.02 0.2
2010 31 15 0.01 0.2
2009 21 10 0.03 0.6
2008 30 12 0.06 1.1
2007 34 -2 0.00 0.0
2006 20 0 0.00 0.0
2005 15 -1 0.03 0.4
2004 46 25 0.00 0.0
2003 33 19 0.01 0.1
2002 23 11 0.00 0.0
2001 43 15 0.00 0.0
2000 31 20 0.00 0.0
1999 43 20 0.00 0.0
1998 63 28 0.00 0.0
1997 29 21 0.00 0.0
1996 24 5 0.00 0.0
1995 44 22 0.00 0.0
1994 33 23 0.00 0.0
1993 29 21 0.00 0.0
1992 30 14 0.08 0.8
1991 10 -5 0.01 0.2
1990 28 18 0.05 0.8
1989 36 2 0.00 0.0
1988 39 12 0.00 0.0
1987 34 22 0.00 0.0
1986 36 23 0.00 0.0
1985 18 -4 0.00 0.0
1984 20 0 0.00 0.0
1983 23 -8 0.00 0.0
1982 42 23 0.00 0.0
1981 39 29 0.00 0.0
1980 26 4 0.00 0.0
1979 38 21 0.00 0.0
1978 9 -9 0.03 1.3
1977 22 13 0.00 0.0
1976 40 14 0.00 0.0
1975 32 19 0.00 0.0
1974 26 3 0.00 0.0
1973 35 19 0.00 0.0
1972 9 1 0.00 0.0
1971 30 22 0.03 0.5
1970 37 15 0.00 0.0
1969 38 14 0.00 0.0
1968 35 23 0.00 0.0
1967 49 14 0.00 0.0
1966 24 -1 0.00 0.0
1965 41 22 0.00 0.0
1964 18 7 0.05 0.8
1963 47 20 0.00 0.0
1962 60 38 0.00 0.0
1961 45 33 0.01 0.0
1960 46 33 0.00 0.0
1959 50 27 0.00 0.0
1958 47 22 0.00 0.0
1957 32 18 0.01 0.0
1956 51 22 0.00 0.0
1955 30 15 1.41 10.9
1954 31 1 0.00 0.0
1953 32 22 1.07 6.2
1952 34 25 0.04 0.0
1951 52 31 0.20 0.0
1950 20 -6 0.00 0.0
1949 47 27 0.00 0.0
1948 48 30 0.00 0.0
1947 21 8 0.00 0.0
1946 48 20 0.00 0.0
1945 25 13 0.00 0.0
1944 36 27 0.00 0.0
1943 48 21 0.00 0.0
1942 17 2 0.00 0.0
1941 62 42 0.00 0.0
1940 25 -9 0.00 0.0
1939 38 23 0.00 0.0
1938 49 23 0.00 0.0
1937 48 24 0.00 0.0
1936 35 17 0.08 0.7
1935 34 21 0.00 0.0
1934 22 17 0.43 4.5
1933 45 35 0.00 0.0
1932 40 27 0.10 0.0
All-Time Highest Temperatures in Sioux Falls on December 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 63 °F 1998
2 62 °F 1941
3 60 °F 1962
4 56 °F 2012
5 55 °F 2017
6 52 °F 1951
7 51 °F 1956
7 51 °F 2021
9 50 °F 1959
10 49 °F 1967
10 49 °F 1938
All-Time Lowest Temperatures in Sioux Falls on December 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 -9 °F 1940
1 -9 °F 1978
3 -8 °F 1983
4 -6 °F 1950
5 -5 °F 1991
6 -4 °F 1985
7 -2 °F 2007
8 -1 °F 2005
8 -1 °F 1966
10 0 °F 2006
10 0 °F 1984
Lowest High Temperatures in Sioux Falls on December 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 9 °F 1972
1 9 °F 1978
3 10 °F 1991
4 15 °F 2005
5 17 °F 1942
6 18 °F 1964
6 18 °F 1985
8 20 °F 1984
8 20 °F 1950
8 20 °F 2006
All-Time Most Precipitation in Sioux Falls on December 3
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.4 inches 1955
2 1.1 inches 1953
3 0.4 inches 1934
4 0.2 inches 1951
5 0.1 inches 1932
6 0.1 inches 1992
6 0.1 inches 1936
8 0.1 inches 2008
8 0.1 inches 2013
10 0.1 inches 1964
10 0.1 inches 1990
All-Time Most Snow in Sioux Falls on December 3
Rank Precipitation Year
1 10.9 inches 1955
2 6.2 inches 1953
3 4.5 inches 1934
4 1.3 inches 1978
5 1.1 inches 2008
6 0.8 inches 1990
6 0.8 inches 1964
6 0.8 inches 2013
6 0.8 inches 1992
10 0.7 inches 1936
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1932–2022 Sioux Falls location