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Sioux Falls May 17 Weather Records

Daily averages and all-time records for weather in Sioux Falls, South Dakota for the date of May 17.
May 17 All-Time Records
1932–2022
Highest temperature 97 °F 1934
Lowest temperature 31 °F 1973
Lowest daily high 52 °F 1980
Highest daily low 65 °F 1944
Most precipitation 1.6 inches 2000
Most snow none -
May 17 Average Weather
1991–2020 1
Average high 70.1 °F
Average low 47.2 °F
Chance precipitation 39.4%
Chance snow 0%
Sioux Falls May 17 Weather by Year
Year High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
2022 69 53 0.03 0.0
2021 69 47 0.01 0.0
2020 62 51 0.31 0.0
2019 69 53 0.22 0.0
2018 82 53 0.00 0.0
2017 66 53 1.08 0.0
2016 68 38 0.00 0.0
2015 69 42 0.05 0.0
2014 66 33 0.00 0.0
2013 83 60 0.02 0.0
2012 91 60 0.00 0.0
2011 69 34 0.00 0.0
2010 73 40 0.00 0.0
2009 65 40 0.00 0.0
2008 78 47 0.00 0.0
2007 71 34 0.00 0.0
2006 76 43 0.00 0.0
2005 78 58 0.19 0.0
2004 63 45 0.00 0.0
2003 76 44 0.00 0.0
2002 58 35 0.00 0.0
2001 75 50 0.00 0.0
2000 60 53 1.63 0.0
1999 65 49 0.00 0.0
1998 85 62 0.00 0.0
1997 85 43 0.12 0.0
1996 89 61 0.00 0.0
1995 64 41 0.00 0.0
1994 87 63 0.00 0.0
1993 64 51 0.38 0.0
1992 69 48 0.00 0.0
1991 66 47 1.13 0.0
1990 68 44 0.00 0.0
1989 78 60 0.15 0.0
1988 81 43 0.00 0.0
1987 92 63 0.13 0.0
1986 62 40 0.00 0.0
1985 70 42 0.00 0.0
1984 74 52 0.00 0.0
1983 59 47 0.00 0.0
1982 66 57 0.07 0.0
1981 59 53 0.12 0.0
1980 52 48 0.23 0.0
1979 83 58 0.01 0.0
1978 70 44 0.00 0.0
1977 81 61 0.04 0.0
1976 72 37 0.00 0.0
1975 87 58 0.00 0.0
1974 67 40 0.11 0.0
1973 73 31 0.00 0.0
1972 87 53 0.00 0.0
1971 71 49 0.14 0.0
1970 84 37 0.00 0.0
1969 64 43 0.00 0.0
1968 62 31 0.17 0.0
1967 81 35 0.00 0.0
1966 70 44 0.00 0.0
1965 78 55 0.00 0.0
1964 90 58 0.01 0.0
1963 74 51 0.06 0.0
1962 80 61 0.27 0.0
1961 53 44 0.94 0.0
1960 71 43 0.00 0.0
1959 73 48 0.00 0.0
1958 77 58 0.19 0.0
1957 53 45 0.16 0.0
1956 74 42 0.00 0.0
1955 81 54 0.00 0.0
1954 65 36 0.00 0.0
1953 71 48 0.35 0.0
1952 64 42 0.00 0.0
1951 66 52 0.45 0.0
1950 74 42 0.05 0.0
1949 75 59 0.11 0.0
1948 76 39 0.00 0.0
1947 73 48 0.00 0.0
1946 68 48 0.05 0.0
1945 68 35 0.00 0.0
1944 84 65 0.05 0.0
1943 61 39 0.00 0.0
1942 54 42 0.00 0.0
1941 81 59 0.01 0.0
1940 81 46 0.00 0.0
1939 78 46 0.00 0.0
1938 74 50 0.24 0.0
1937 78 47 0.00 0.0
1936 80 57 0.00 0.0
1935 64 45 0.00 0.0
1934 97 58 0.00 0.0
1933 81 52 0.00 0.0
1932 72 49 0.00 0.0
All-Time Highest Temperatures in Sioux Falls on May 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 97 °F 1934
2 92 °F 1987
3 91 °F 2012
4 90 °F 1964
5 89 °F 1996
6 87 °F 1994
6 87 °F 1972
6 87 °F 1975
9 85 °F 1997
9 85 °F 1998
All-Time Lowest Temperatures in Sioux Falls on May 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 31 °F 1968
1 31 °F 1973
3 33 °F 2014
4 34 °F 2011
4 34 °F 2007
6 35 °F 1945
6 35 °F 2002
6 35 °F 1967
9 36 °F 1954
10 37 °F 1970
10 37 °F 1976
Lowest High Temperatures in Sioux Falls on May 17
Rank Temperature Year
1 52 °F 1980
2 53 °F 1961
2 53 °F 1957
4 54 °F 1942
5 58 °F 2002
6 59 °F 1983
6 59 °F 1981
8 60 °F 2000
9 61 °F 1943
10 62 °F 1986
10 62 °F 1968
10 62 °F 2020
All-Time Most Precipitation in Sioux Falls on May 17
Rank Precipitation Year
1 1.6 inches 2000
2 1.1 inches 1991
3 1.1 inches 2017
4 0.9 inches 1961
5 0.4 inches 1951
6 0.4 inches 1993
7 0.4 inches 1953
8 0.3 inches 2020
9 0.3 inches 1962
10 0.2 inches 1938
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1932–2022 Sioux Falls location