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Sioux Falls May 16 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Sioux Falls, South Dakota for the date of May 16.
May 16 All-Time Records
1932–2022
Highest temperature 92 °F 1934
Lowest temperature 23 °F 2014
Lowest daily high 51 °F 1961
Highest daily low 70 °F 1936
Most precipitation 1.9 inches 1991
Most snow none -
May 16 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 69.7 °F
Average low 46.8 °F
Chance precipitation 39.1%
Chance snow 0%
Sioux Falls May 16 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2022 81 45 0.00 0.0
2021 73 50 0.01 0.0
2020 61 52 0.32 0.0
2019 83 54 0.07 0.0
2018 84 50 0.00 0.0
2017 82 63 0.20 0.0
2016 67 38 0.00 0.0
2015 78 58 1.43 0.0
2014 57 23 0.00 0.0
2013 82 49 0.43 0.0
2012 77 39 0.00 0.0
2011 63 33 0.00 0.0
2010 71 42 0.00 0.0
2009 60 36 0.00 0.0
2008 81 45 0.00 0.0
2007 64 42 0.00 0.0
2006 72 46 0.00 0.0
2005 73 47 0.35 0.0
2004 71 49 0.51 0.0
2003 70 38 0.00 0.0
2002 58 40 0.03 0.0
2001 78 55 0.00 0.0
2000 70 45 0.00 0.0
1999 67 54 0.17 0.0
1998 76 51 0.00 0.0
1997 81 35 0.00 0.0
1996 82 61 0.00 0.0
1995 75 47 0.01 0.0
1994 86 54 0.00 0.0
1993 68 39 0.00 0.0
1992 77 50 0.07 0.0
1991 80 61 1.85 0.0
1990 63 47 0.00 0.0
1989 82 52 0.00 0.0
1988 70 38 0.00 0.0
1987 90 63 0.00 0.0
1986 59 42 0.06 0.0
1985 69 47 0.01 0.0
1984 81 55 0.00 0.0
1983 67 35 0.00 0.0
1982 75 54 0.00 0.0
1981 76 57 0.03 0.0
1980 61 45 0.24 0.0
1979 78 52 0.00 0.0
1978 70 48 0.00 0.0
1977 88 47 0.00 0.0
1976 73 50 0.00 0.0
1975 80 43 0.00 0.0
1974 71 47 0.10 0.0
1973 62 39 0.00 0.0
1972 85 51 0.00 0.0
1971 83 36 0.00 0.0
1970 72 37 0.00 0.0
1969 69 44 0.00 0.0
1968 58 35 0.00 0.0
1967 72 36 0.00 0.0
1966 79 35 0.17 0.0
1965 68 50 0.00 0.0
1964 81 44 0.00 0.0
1963 73 53 0.21 0.0
1962 80 68 0.00 0.0
1961 51 40 0.11 0.0
1960 65 49 0.72 0.0
1959 72 42 0.00 0.0
1958 80 46 0.00 0.0
1957 56 44 0.42 0.0
1956 80 40 0.00 0.0
1955 83 51 0.00 0.0
1954 71 47 0.00 0.0
1953 73 43 0.00 0.0
1952 69 46 0.00 0.0
1951 75 57 0.00 0.0
1950 68 48 0.29 0.0
1949 74 57 0.04 0.0
1948 68 46 0.00 0.0
1947 70 38 0.00 0.0
1946 66 34 0.19 0.0
1945 65 33 0.00 0.0
1944 85 56 0.27 0.0
1943 52 38 0.02 0.0
1942 58 42 0.41 0.0
1941 74 47 0.02 0.0
1940 74 36 0.00 0.0
1939 79 52 0.00 0.0
1938 62 48 0.97 0.0
1937 72 50 0.00 0.0
1936 86 70 0.00 0.0
1935 58 44 0.00 0.0
1934 92 57 0.00 0.0
1933 80 48 0.00 0.0
1932 59 35 0.16 0.0
All-Time Highest Temperatures in Sioux Falls on May 16
Rank Temperature Year
1 92 °F 1934
2 90 °F 1987
3 88 °F 1977
4 86 °F 1994
4 86 °F 1936
6 85 °F 1972
6 85 °F 1944
8 84 °F 2018
9 83 °F 1971
9 83 °F 2019
9 83 °F 1955
All-Time Lowest Temperatures in Sioux Falls on May 16
Rank Temperature Year
1 23 °F 2014
2 33 °F 2011
2 33 °F 1945
4 34 °F 1946
5 35 °F 1932
5 35 °F 1968
5 35 °F 1983
5 35 °F 1966
5 35 °F 1997
10 36 °F 2009
10 36 °F 1940
10 36 °F 1971
10 36 °F 1967
Lowest High Temperatures in Sioux Falls on May 16
Rank Temperature Year
1 51 °F 1961
2 52 °F 1943
3 56 °F 1957
4 57 °F 2014
5 58 °F 1968
5 58 °F 1935
5 58 °F 1942
5 58 °F 2002
9 59 °F 1932
9 59 °F 1986
All-Time Most Precipitation in Sioux Falls on May 16
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.9 inches 1991
2 1.4 inches 2015
3 1.0 inches 1938
4 0.7 inches 1960
5 0.5 inches 2004
6 0.4 inches 2013
7 0.4 inches 1957
8 0.4 inches 1942
9 0.4 inches 2005
10 0.3 inches 2020
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1932–2022 Sioux Falls location