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Sioux Falls January 3 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Sioux Falls, South Dakota for the date of January 3.
January 3 All-Time Records
1932–2022
Highest temperature 47 °F 1962
Lowest temperature -24 °F 1970
Lowest daily high -7 °F 1969
Highest daily low 32 °F 1997
Most precipitation 0.8 inches 1949
Most snow 4.0 inches 1950
January 3 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 26.6 °F
Average low 8.5 °F
Chance precipitation 26.9%
Chance snow 24.0%
Sioux Falls January 3 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2022 43 9 0.00 0.0
2021 31 5 0.00 0.0
2020 36 18 0.02 0.3
2019 39 19 0.00 0.0
2018 14 -4 0.00 0.0
2017 21 -2 0.00 0.0
2016 22 6 0.00 0.0
2015 25 2 0.03 0.4
2014 36 0 0.00 0.0
2013 26 5 0.00 0.1
2012 42 16 0.00 0.0
2011 28 0 0.00 0.0
2010 4 -13 0.01 0.2
2009 27 3 0.00 0.1
2008 29 14 0.00 0.0
2007 41 30 0.00 0.0
2006 33 29 0.00 0.0
2005 17 5 0.00 0.0
2004 19 7 0.00 0.0
2003 34 12 0.00 0.0
2002 33 7 0.00 0.0
2001 32 12 0.00 0.0
2000 30 7 0.00 0.2
1999 2 -11 0.00 0.1
1998 27 4 0.00 0.0
1997 35 32 0.03 0.0
1996 18 -4 0.02 0.2
1995 7 -6 0.00 0.0
1994 17 -3 0.05 0.8
1993 30 8 0.00 0.0
1992 45 26 0.00 0.0
1991 9 -15 0.00 0.0
1990 33 21 0.00 0.0
1989 29 15 0.00 0.0
1988 15 -4 0.00 0.0
1987 40 19 0.02 0.2
1986 29 20 0.10 1.2
1985 37 5 0.00 0.0
1984 40 24 0.00 0.0
1983 25 21 0.00 0.0
1982 11 -10 0.00 0.0
1981 18 -2 0.00 0.0
1980 22 18 0.00 0.0
1979 9 -11 0.00 0.0
1978 18 -11 0.00 0.0
1977 18 -7 0.00 0.0
1976 4 -13 0.00 0.0
1975 30 15 0.00 0.0
1974 12 -10 0.00 0.0
1973 30 0 0.05 0.5
1972 11 -13 0.00 0.0
1971 21 7 0.00 0.0
1970 19 -24 0.00 0.0
1969 -7 -18 0.00 0.0
1968 5 -17 0.00 0.0
1967 29 0 0.00 0.0
1966 42 6 0.00 0.0
1965 30 9 0.00 0.0
1964 42 27 0.00 0.0
1963 43 15 0.00 0.0
1962 47 28 0.00 0.0
1961 31 -2 0.00 0.0
1960 9 -13 0.00 0.0
1959 0 -13 0.00 0.0
1958 26 3 0.00 0.0
1957 35 14 0.00 0.0
1956 31 11 0.00 0.0
1955 39 15 0.00 0.0
1954 31 10 0.00 0.0
1953 26 11 0.00 0.0
1952 26 -7 0.00 0.0
1951 21 5 0.01 0.3
1950 -1 -11 0.10 4.0
1949 34 24 0.78 2.2
1948 36 11 0.00 0.0
1947 8 -12 0.00 0.0
1946 37 5 0.00 0.0
1945 22 3 0.00 0.0
1944 43 26 0.00 0.0
1943 13 -7 0.05 n/a
1942 5 -22 0.00 0.0
1941 22 4 0.00 0.0
1940 15 -4 0.00 0.0
1939 37 22 0.00 0.0
1938 32 21 0.00 0.0
1937 12 -9 0.00 0.0
1936 31 23 0.00 0.0
1935 40 -2 0.00 0.0
1934 18 3 0.00 0.0
1933 35 22 0.00 0.0
1932 28 1 0.00 0.0
All-Time Highest Temperatures in Sioux Falls on January 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 47 °F 1962
2 45 °F 1992
3 43 °F 1963
3 43 °F 1944
3 43 °F 2022
6 42 °F 1966
6 42 °F 2012
6 42 °F 1964
9 41 °F 2007
10 40 °F 1935
10 40 °F 1984
10 40 °F 1987
All-Time Lowest Temperatures in Sioux Falls on January 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 -24 °F 1970
2 -22 °F 1942
3 -18 °F 1969
4 -17 °F 1968
5 -15 °F 1991
6 -13 °F 1960
6 -13 °F 1976
6 -13 °F 2010
6 -13 °F 1959
6 -13 °F 1972
Lowest High Temperatures in Sioux Falls on January 3
Rank Temperature Year
1 -7 °F 1969
2 -1 °F 1950
3 0 °F 1959
4 2 °F 1999
5 4 °F 1976
5 4 °F 2010
7 5 °F 1968
7 5 °F 1942
9 7 °F 1995
10 8 °F 1947
All-Time Most Precipitation in Sioux Falls on January 3
Rank Precipitation Year
1 0.8 inches 1949
2 0.1 inches 1950
2 0.1 inches 1986
4 0.1 inches 1994
4 0.1 inches 1973
4 0.1 inches 1943
7 0.0 inches 1997
7 0.0 inches 2015
9 0.0 inches 1996
9 0.0 inches 2020
9 0.0 inches 1987
All-Time Most Snow in Sioux Falls on January 3
Rank Precipitation Year
1 4.0 inches 1950
2 2.2 inches 1949
3 1.2 inches 1986
4 0.8 inches 1994
5 0.5 inches 1973
6 0.4 inches 2015
7 0.3 inches 1951
7 0.3 inches 2020
9 0.2 inches 2010
9 0.2 inches 1987
9 0.2 inches 1996
9 0.2 inches 2000
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1932–2022 Sioux Falls location