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Sioux Falls December 31 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Sioux Falls, South Dakota for the date of December 31 (New Year's Eve).
December 31 All-Time Records
1932–2022
Highest temperature 53 °F 1999
Lowest temperature -26 °F 1973
Lowest daily high -9 °F 1968
Highest daily low 32 °F 1991
Most precipitation 0.2 inches 2010
Most snow 4.2 inches 1977
December 31 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 27.0 °F
Average low 9.2 °F
Chance precipitation 26.1%
Chance snow 23.2%
Sioux Falls December 31 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2021 21 -4 0.00 0.0
2020 27 7 0.00 0.0
2019 27 16 0.00 0.0
2018 33 0 0.06 1.1
2017 -9 -20 0.01 0.1
2016 34 19 0.00 0.0
2015 22 -4 0.00 0.0
2014 14 -11 0.00 0.0
2013 6 -4 0.05 0.6
2012 20 3 0.00 0.0
2011 39 31 0.06 0.1
2010 7 -5 0.23 3.4
2009 10 -4 0.00 0.0
2008 19 -5 0.00 0.0
2007 20 -6 0.00 0.0
2006 32 19 0.15 1.3
2005 30 22 0.00 0.0
2004 30 15 0.00 0.0
2003 29 10 0.00 0.0
2002 40 10 0.00 0.0
2001 11 -2 0.00 0.0
2000 6 -7 0.00 0.0
1999 53 14 0.00 0.0
1998 13 -8 0.00 0.0
1997 32 4 0.00 0.0
1996 22 11 0.00 0.3
1995 33 31 0.00 0.0
1994 24 2 0.00 0.0
1993 40 13 0.00 0.0
1992 -2 -14 0.00 0.0
1991 37 32 0.00 0.0
1990 23 -2 0.00 0.0
1989 27 10 0.00 0.0
1988 41 11 0.00 0.0
1987 18 -14 0.00 0.2
1986 37 19 0.00 0.0
1985 23 8 0.00 0.0
1984 8 0 0.00 0.0
1983 27 13 0.00 0.0
1982 25 7 0.00 0.0
1981 20 -5 0.02 0.3
1980 38 27 0.00 0.0
1979 31 24 0.00 0.0
1978 3 -10 0.00 0.0
1977 19 -2 0.18 4.2
1976 5 -13 0.00 0.0
1975 29 27 0.00 0.0
1974 36 12 0.00 0.0
1973 -4 -26 0.00 0.0
1972 15 5 0.00 0.0
1971 28 -3 0.00 0.0
1970 30 3 0.00 0.0
1969 15 -12 0.00 0.1
1968 -9 -22 0.00 0.0
1967 0 -20 0.00 0.0
1966 28 3 0.02 0.3
1965 38 17 0.00 0.0
1964 36 1 0.00 0.0
1963 36 16 0.00 0.0
1962 24 8 0.00 0.0
1961 25 20 0.00 0.0
1960 34 20 0.00 0.0
1959 27 5 0.00 0.0
1958 31 -3 0.00 0.0
1957 15 2 0.00 0.0
1956 39 13 0.00 0.0
1955 30 9 0.00 0.0
1954 38 12 0.00 0.0
1953 41 18 0.00 0.0
1952 26 3 0.00 0.0
1951 33 -5 0.06 0.9
1950 42 22 0.00 0.0
1949 35 14 0.00 0.0
1948 31 8 0.00 0.0
1947 8 -5 0.00 0.0
1946 6 -15 0.00 0.0
1945 10 0 0.08 0.5
1944 24 5 0.00 0.0
1943 37 12 0.00 0.0
1942 31 21 0.00 n/a
1941 8 2 0.01 0.2
1940 35 31 0.05 1.0
1939 15 -5 0.01 0.2
1938 30 11 0.00 0.0
1937 35 27 0.00 0.0
1936 20 7 0.00 0.0
1935 35 15 0.13 0.8
1934 32 7 0.00 0.0
1933 39 -5 0.00 0.0
1932 25 -1 0.00 0.0
All-Time Highest Temperatures in Sioux Falls on December 31
Rank Temperature Year
1 53 °F 1999
2 42 °F 1950
3 41 °F 1953
3 41 °F 1988
5 40 °F 1993
5 40 °F 2002
7 39 °F 2011
7 39 °F 1933
7 39 °F 1956
10 38 °F 1980
10 38 °F 1954
10 38 °F 1965
All-Time Lowest Temperatures in Sioux Falls on December 31
Rank Temperature Year
1 -26 °F 1973
2 -22 °F 1968
3 -20 °F 1967
4 -20 °F 2017
5 -15 °F 1946
6 -14 °F 1987
6 -14 °F 1992
8 -13 °F 1976
9 -12 °F 1969
10 -11 °F 2014
Lowest High Temperatures in Sioux Falls on December 31
Rank Temperature Year
1 -9 °F 1968
2 -9 °F 2017
3 -4 °F 1973
4 -2 °F 1992
5 0 °F 1967
6 3 °F 1978
7 5 °F 1976
8 6 °F 1946
8 6 °F 2000
10 6 °F 2013
All-Time Most Precipitation in Sioux Falls on December 31
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.2 inches 2010
2 0.2 inches 1977
3 0.1 inches 2006
4 0.1 inches 1935
5 0.1 inches 1945
6 0.1 inches 2011
6 0.1 inches 1951
6 0.1 inches 2018
9 0.1 inches 2013
9 0.1 inches 1940
All-Time Most Snow in Sioux Falls on December 31
Rank Precipitation Year
1 4.2 inches 1977
2 3.4 inches 2010
3 1.3 inches 2006
4 1.1 inches 2018
5 1.0 inches 1940
6 0.9 inches 1951
7 0.8 inches 1935
8 0.6 inches 2013
9 0.5 inches 1945
10 0.3 inches 1996
10 0.3 inches 1966
10 0.3 inches 1981
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1932–2022 Sioux Falls location