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Sioux Falls January 17 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Sioux Falls, South Dakota for the date of January 17.
January 17 All-Time Records
1932–2022
Highest temperature 49 °F 1951
Lowest temperature -24 °F 1978
Lowest daily high -5 °F 1997
Highest daily low 29 °F 1973
Most precipitation 0.5 inches 2020
Most snow 6.6 inches 2020
January 17 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 26.2 °F
Average low 7.7 °F
Chance precipitation 26.1%
Chance snow 23.1%
Sioux Falls January 17 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2022 45 20 0.00 0.0
2021 35 22 0.00 0.0
2020 28 7 0.51 6.6
2019 27 13 0.02 0.2
2018 32 4 0.00 0.0
2017 33 10 0.00 0.0
2016 -2 -16 0.00 0.0
2015 41 24 0.00 0.0
2014 28 -2 0.00 0.0
2013 33 13 0.00 0.0
2012 13 -2 0.03 0.6
2011 29 9 0.00 0.0
2010 35 9 0.00 0.0
2009 33 19 0.00 0.0
2008 17 -2 0.00 0.0
2007 23 7 0.00 0.0
2006 28 16 0.00 0.0
2005 12 -16 0.00 0.0
2004 40 13 0.00 0.0
2003 19 -8 0.00 0.0
2002 29 7 0.00 0.0
2001 20 0 0.00 0.0
2000 33 18 0.00 0.0
1999 37 26 0.02 0.0
1998 17 -3 0.00 0.0
1997 -5 -19 0.00 0.0
1996 31 0 0.40 3.2
1995 35 12 0.18 0.5
1994 -5 -17 0.00 0.0
1993 13 -6 0.00 0.0
1992 29 9 0.00 0.0
1991 30 11 0.00 0.0
1990 32 19 0.00 0.0
1989 46 23 0.00 0.0
1988 27 10 0.00 0.0
1987 24 2 0.05 0.7
1986 40 21 0.00 0.0
1985 38 25 0.00 0.0
1984 7 -20 0.00 0.0
1983 21 -2 0.00 0.0
1982 25 -8 0.02 0.3
1981 41 8 0.00 0.0
1980 30 21 0.00 0.0
1979 23 -6 0.00 0.0
1978 11 -24 0.00 0.0
1977 2 -17 0.00 0.0
1976 20 0 0.00 0.0
1975 35 17 0.00 0.0
1974 40 26 0.00 0.0
1973 40 29 0.00 0.0
1972 39 18 0.00 0.0
1971 13 11 0.00 0.0
1970 -5 -19 0.01 0.2
1969 20 17 0.16 1.6
1968 39 10 0.00 0.0
1967 -5 -20 0.00 0.0
1966 10 -19 0.00 0.0
1965 34 13 0.00 0.0
1964 45 22 0.00 0.0
1963 24 2 0.00 0.0
1962 -1 -11 0.04 0.3
1961 38 23 0.00 0.0
1960 19 0 0.00 0.0
1959 9 -9 0.00 0.0
1958 27 17 0.00 0.0
1957 20 4 0.00 0.0
1956 4 -2 0.04 1.0
1955 20 4 0.00 0.0
1954 10 -15 0.00 0.0
1953 27 2 0.00 0.0
1952 31 9 0.00 0.0
1951 49 15 0.00 0.0
1950 6 -7 0.00 0.2
1949 12 -7 0.00 0.0
1948 18 -12 0.00 0.0
1947 44 15 0.00 0.0
1946 39 14 0.00 0.0
1945 32 19 0.02 0.5
1944 47 15 0.00 0.0
1943 n/a -23 0.00 n/a
1942 40 29 0.00 0.0
1941 28 -3 0.03 n/a
1940 10 -5 0.00 0.0
1939 26 12 0.21 2.5
1938 32 27 0.00 0.0
1937 20 -1 0.00 0.0
1936 12 5 0.31 3.0
1935 24 -3 0.00 0.0
1934 29 17 0.00 0.0
1933 12 -6 0.00 0.0
1932 27 11 0.00 0.0
All-Time Highest Temperatures in Sioux Falls on January 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 49 °F 1951
2 47 °F 1944
3 46 °F 1989
4 45 °F 1964
4 45 °F 2022
6 44 °F 1947
7 41 °F 1981
7 41 °F 2015
9 40 °F 1986
9 40 °F 2004
9 40 °F 1942
9 40 °F 1973
9 40 °F 1974
All-Time Lowest Temperatures in Sioux Falls on January 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 -24 °F 1978
2 -23 °F 1943
3 -20 °F 1984
3 -20 °F 1967
5 -19 °F 1966
5 -19 °F 1970
5 -19 °F 1997
8 -17 °F 1977
8 -17 °F 1994
10 -16 °F 2005
Lowest High Temperatures in Sioux Falls on January 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 -5 °F 1967
1 -5 °F 1970
1 -5 °F 1997
1 -5 °F 1994
5 -2 °F 2016
6 -1 °F 1962
7 2 °F 1977
8 4 °F 1956
9 6 °F 1950
10 7 °F 1984
All-Time Most Precipitation in Sioux Falls on January 17
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.5 inches 2020
2 0.4 inches 1996
3 0.3 inches 1936
4 0.2 inches 1939
5 0.2 inches 1995
6 0.2 inches 1969
7 0.1 inches 1987
8 0.0 inches 1956
8 0.0 inches 1962
10 0.0 inches 2012
10 0.0 inches 1941
All-Time Most Snow in Sioux Falls on January 17
Rank Precipitation Year
1 6.6 inches 2020
2 3.2 inches 1996
3 3.0 inches 1936
4 2.5 inches 1939
5 1.6 inches 1969
6 1.0 inches 1956
7 0.7 inches 1987
8 0.6 inches 2012
9 0.5 inches 1945
9 0.5 inches 1995
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1932–2022 Sioux Falls location