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Sioux Falls Weather in 1979

Historical record of Sioux Falls, South Dakota weather for the year 1979 based on NOAA data.
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1979 Sioux Falls Weather Extremes
Highest temperature 97 °F June 14
Lowest temperature -26 °F February 1
Highest daily low 74 °F August 6
Lowest daily high -8 °F February 16
Most daily precipitation 2.2 inches October 30
Most daily snow 8.5 inches November 21
Total annual precipitation 32.3 inches -
Total annual snow 56.7 inches -
January 1979 Sioux Falls Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
January 1
-5 -18 0.00 0.0
January 2
1 -14 0.00 0.0
January 3
9 -11 0.00 0.0
January 4
-2 -19 0.00 0.0
January 5
3 -22 0.00 0.0
January 6
13 -7 0.00 0.0
January 7
3 -12 0.00 0.0
January 8
20 -14 0.00 0.0
January 9
17 2 0.00 0.0
January 10
9 -13 0.00 0.0
January 11
12 -10 0.08 1.7
January 12
12 0 0.14 3.9
January 13
0 -12 0.00 0.0
January 14
-7 -23 0.00 0.0
January 15
6 -21 0.00 0.0
January 16
10 -14 0.00 0.1
January 17
23 -6 0.00 0.0
January 18
24 -2 0.25 2.8
January 19
24 18 0.07 1.1
January 20
21 14 0.06 0.7
January 21
23 9 0.00 0.0
January 22
22 9 0.01 0.3
January 23
12 -9 0.00 0.0
January 24
9 -19 0.00 0.0
January 25
23 -1 0.04 0.5
January 26
20 16 0.36 5.5
January 27
16 7 0.12 2.2
January 28
7 -7 0.01 0.2
January 29
5 -17 0.00 0.0
January 30
5 -8 0.00 0.0
January 31
2 -21 0.00 0.0
February 1979 Sioux Falls Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
February 1
7 -26 0.00 0.0
February 2
8 -13 0.01 0.3
February 3
9 -22 0.00 0.0
February 4
-4 -20 0.00 0.0
February 5
22 -19 0.00 0.0
February 6
28 -10 0.00 0.0
February 7
1 -15 0.03 1.1
February 8
1 -19 0.01 0.3
February 9
7 -23 0.00 0.0
February 10
15 6 0.00 0.0
February 11
17 11 0.00 0.0
February 12
11 -3 0.00 0.0
February 13
22 8 0.00 0.0
February 14
27 22 0.00 0.0
February 15
24 -16 0.02 0.3
February 16
-8 -22 0.00 0.0
February 17
7 -20 0.02 0.5
February 18
14 5 0.05 1.3
February 19
31 4 0.00 0.0
February 20
29 19 0.11 1.4
February 21
23 11 0.00 0.0
February 22
35 19 0.16 2.0
February 23
27 3 0.00 0.0
February 24
15 -7 0.00 0.0
February 25
26 -5 0.00 0.0
February 26
33 12 0.00 0.0
February 27
35 28 0.00 0.0
February 28
29 23 0.00 0.1
March 1979 Sioux Falls Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
March 1
32 22 0.00 0.0
March 2
37 23 0.09 1.3
March 3
24 19 0.29 4.0
March 4
30 19 0.07 1.1
March 5
30 7 0.00 0.0
March 6
38 24 0.00 0.0
March 7
27 15 0.00 0.0
March 8
35 15 0.27 4.0
March 9
35 7 0.00 0.0
March 10
13 -5 0.00 0.0
March 11
37 13 0.00 0.0
March 12
40 15 0.00 0.0
March 13
39 23 0.00 0.0
March 14
32 3 0.00 0.0
March 15
31 0 0.00 0.0
March 16
43 30 0.00 0.0
March 17
47 37 0.00 0.0
March 18
44 36 0.52 0.0
March 19
37 35 0.00 0.0
March 20
47 32 0.00 0.0
March 21
44 31 0.51 0.0
March 22
37 34 1.65 2.6
March 23
34 21 0.00 0.0
March 24
29 17 0.00 0.0
March 25
35 14 0.00 0.0
March 26
31 19 0.00 0.0
March 27
39 16 0.00 0.0
March 28
50 29 0.00 0.0
March 29
38 29 0.04 0.0
March 30
39 28 0.01 0.0
March 31
40 24 0.02 0.2
April 1979 Sioux Falls Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
April 1
37 31 0.13 0.7
April 2
37 27 0.00 0.0
April 3
43 28 0.00 0.0
April 4
51 26 0.04 0.0
April 5
36 16 0.12 0.8
April 6
38 13 0.00 0.0
April 7
62 30 0.00 0.0
April 8
44 31 0.00 0.0
April 9
43 27 0.00 0.0
April 10
47 31 0.00 0.0
April 11
40 36 1.66 0.0
April 12
43 36 0.07 0.0
April 13
48 33 0.01 0.0
April 14
57 31 0.00 0.0
April 15
62 26 0.02 0.0
April 16
64 46 0.04 0.0
April 17
68 45 0.00 0.0
April 18
80 55 0.00 0.0
April 19
72 53 0.27 0.0
April 20
59 39 0.02 0.0
April 21
68 31 0.00 0.0
April 22
64 49 0.04 0.0
April 23
76 46 0.00 0.0
April 24
66 52 0.02 0.0
April 25
52 36 0.17 0.0
April 26
64 31 0.00 0.0
April 27
50 31 0.01 0.0
April 28
55 26 0.12 0.0
April 29
50 31 0.01 0.0
April 30
48 29 0.00 0.0
May 1979 Sioux Falls Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
May 1
49 35 0.20 0.0
May 2
53 36 0.00 0.0
May 3
54 31 0.00 0.0
May 4
58 31 0.00 0.0
May 5
72 48 0.00 0.0
May 6
80 47 0.00 0.0
May 7
69 52 0.00 0.0
May 8
57 43 0.29 0.0
May 9
43 38 1.94 0.0
May 10
43 37 0.58 0.0
May 11
52 35 0.00 0.0
May 12
66 35 0.00 0.0
May 13
68 40 0.01 0.0
May 14
66 44 0.04 0.0
May 15
72 36 0.00 0.0
May 16
78 52 0.00 0.0
May 17
83 58 0.01 0.0
May 18
62 48 0.17 0.0
May 19
70 39 0.00 0.0
May 20
63 44 0.02 0.0
May 21
65 36 0.00 0.0
May 22
73 52 0.01 0.0
May 23
67 45 0.00 0.0
May 24
71 37 0.00 0.0
May 25
76 43 0.11 0.0
May 26
76 49 0.09 0.0
May 27
76 46 0.00 0.0
May 28
89 55 0.00 0.0
May 29
88 65 1.06 0.0
May 30
66 48 0.37 0.0
May 31
66 46 0.00 0.0
June 1979 Sioux Falls Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
June 1
71 46 0.00 0.0
June 2
78 43 0.00 0.0
June 3
86 51 0.00 0.0
June 4
81 55 0.00 0.0
June 5
82 48 0.01 0.0
June 6
87 67 0.00 0.0
June 7
75 58 0.50 0.0
June 8
69 54 0.01 0.0
June 9
59 50 0.80 0.0
June 10
74 48 0.00 0.0
June 11
82 50 0.00 0.0
June 12
81 57 0.00 0.0
June 13
87 56 0.00 0.0
June 14
97 71 0.00 0.0
June 15
83 67 0.08 0.0
June 16
73 56 0.78 0.0
June 17
66 55 0.08 0.0
June 18
64 57 0.05 0.0
June 19
84 59 0.28 0.0
June 20
74 57 0.14 0.0
June 21
81 58 0.00 0.0
June 22
74 58 0.00 0.0
June 23
63 57 0.12 0.0
June 24
79 57 0.00 0.0
June 25
80 61 0.00 0.0
June 26
88 64 0.00 0.0
June 27
83 64 0.16 0.0
June 28
87 67 0.00 0.0
June 29
83 61 0.00 0.0
June 30
88 56 0.00 0.0
July 1979 Sioux Falls Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
July 1
84 65 0.01 0.0
July 2
87 67 0.00 0.0
July 3
90 72 0.00 0.0
July 4
80 63 0.00 0.0
July 5
79 57 0.00 0.0
July 6
72 61 0.00 0.0
July 7
78 63 0.00 0.0
July 8
85 68 0.00 0.0
July 9
89 60 0.00 0.0
July 10
93 70 0.00 0.0
July 11
93 65 0.00 0.0
July 12
93 68 0.04 0.0
July 13
86 67 0.08 0.0
July 14
87 62 0.00 0.0
July 15
83 60 0.00 0.0
July 16
77 56 0.00 0.0
July 17
80 51 0.00 0.0
July 18
84 53 0.00 0.0
July 19
87 65 0.08 0.0
July 20
90 65 0.31 0.0
July 21
94 71 0.11 0.0
July 22
86 63 0.88 0.0
July 23
88 71 0.00 0.0
July 24
80 69 0.02 0.0
July 25
84 66 0.00 0.0
July 26
87 63 0.00 0.0
July 27
78 60 0.00 0.0
July 28
81 59 0.00 0.0
July 29
83 64 1.59 0.0
July 30
82 67 0.01 0.0
July 31
75 61 0.00 0.0
August 1979 Sioux Falls Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
August 1
79 54 0.00 0.0
August 2
84 63 0.35 0.0
August 3
87 58 0.00 0.0
August 4
87 67 0.00 0.0
August 5
84 71 0.00 0.0
August 6
94 74 0.00 0.0
August 7
87 70 0.00 0.0
August 8
78 65 1.04 0.0
August 9
83 68 0.01 0.0
August 10
75 59 0.00 0.0
August 11
77 55 0.00 0.0
August 12
78 63 0.00 0.0
August 13
68 59 0.01 0.0
August 14
65 50 0.00 0.0
August 15
60 49 0.02 0.0
August 16
68 57 0.00 0.0
August 17
83 64 0.02 0.0
August 18
84 61 0.22 0.0
August 19
76 66 0.92 0.0
August 20
82 67 0.15 0.0
August 21
79 61 0.17 0.0
August 22
76 66 0.09 0.0
August 23
72 54 0.00 0.0
August 24
74 50 0.00 0.0
August 25
77 46 0.00 0.0
August 26
73 58 1.25 0.0
August 27
73 56 0.00 0.0
August 28
79 64 0.09 0.0
August 29
86 57 0.00 0.0
August 30
86 68 0.00 0.0
August 31
89 68 0.01 0.0
September 1979 Sioux Falls Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
September 1
82 65 0.00 0.0
September 2
82 60 0.00 0.0
September 3
84 60 1.65 0.0
September 4
87 71 0.00 0.0
September 5
82 60 0.00 0.0
September 6
75 51 0.00 0.0
September 7
70 46 0.16 0.0
September 8
79 56 0.15 0.0
September 9
87 66 0.00 0.0
September 10
80 67 0.00 0.0
September 11
74 58 0.49 0.0
September 12
67 51 1.58 0.0
September 13
66 42 0.00 0.0
September 14
63 44 0.00 0.0
September 15
75 42 0.00 0.0
September 16
80 55 0.00 0.0
September 17
86 57 0.00 0.0
September 18
70 48 0.00 0.0
September 19
73 42 0.00 0.0
September 20
67 45 0.00 0.0
September 21
66 37 0.00 0.0
September 22
72 44 0.00 0.0
September 23
75 49 0.00 0.0
September 24
78 50 0.00 0.0
September 25
83 45 0.00 0.0
September 26
80 58 0.00 0.0
September 27
84 58 0.00 0.0
September 28
72 49 0.00 0.0
September 29
80 42 0.00 0.0
September 30
79 40 0.00 0.0
October 1979 Sioux Falls Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
October 1
68 44 0.02 0.0
October 2
72 37 0.00 0.0
October 3
63 41 0.00 0.0
October 4
58 33 0.00 0.0
October 5
71 38 0.00 0.0
October 6
62 35 0.00 0.0
October 7
75 38 0.00 0.0
October 8
58 42 0.00 0.0
October 9
56 33 0.00 0.0
October 10
57 36 0.00 0.0
October 11
68 43 0.02 0.0
October 12
46 26 0.00 0.0
October 13
48 21 0.00 0.0
October 14
64 33 0.00 0.0
October 15
69 36 0.00 0.0
October 16
69 41 0.00 0.0
October 17
63 35 0.00 0.0
October 18
66 45 0.47 0.0
October 19
63 42 0.00 0.0
October 20
65 44 0.00 0.0
October 21
47 36 0.06 0.0
October 22
37 31 0.00 0.0
October 23
46 25 0.00 0.0
October 24
58 26 0.00 0.0
October 25
51 28 0.00 0.0
October 26
62 39 0.00 0.0
October 27
65 38 0.00 0.0
October 28
71 31 0.00 0.0
October 29
65 47 0.00 0.0
October 30
50 44 2.22 0.0
October 31
50 35 0.51 0.0
November 1979 Sioux Falls Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
November 1
36 25 0.00 0.0
November 2
42 24 0.00 0.0
November 3
46 19 0.00 0.0
November 4
52 31 0.00 0.0
November 5
37 29 0.21 1.2
November 6
39 24 0.00 0.0
November 7
46 23 0.00 0.0
November 8
31 18 0.00 0.0
November 9
28 16 0.01 0.1
November 10
36 12 0.00 0.0
November 11
37 21 0.01 0.0
November 12
35 22 0.02 0.2
November 13
47 25 0.00 0.0
November 14
44 28 0.00 0.0
November 15
57 29 0.00 0.0
November 16
64 26 0.00 0.0
November 17
63 22 0.00 0.0
November 18
64 40 0.02 0.0
November 19
56 32 0.00 0.0
November 20
36 25 0.09 0.2
November 21
35 29 0.90 8.5
November 22
30 24 0.41 4.4
November 23
26 13 0.00 0.0
November 24
25 2 0.00 0.0
November 25
34 8 0.00 0.0
November 26
33 12 0.02 0.3
November 27
29 13 0.00 0.0
November 28
21 15 0.03 0.3
November 29
22 11 0.00 0.0
November 30
27 15 0.00 0.0
December 1979 Sioux Falls Weather
Day High (°F) Low (°F) Precip. (inches) Snow (inches)
December 1
20 1 0.00 0.0
December 2
30 4 0.00 0.0
December 3
38 21 0.00 0.0
December 4
40 17 0.00 0.0
December 5
44 27 0.00 0.0
December 6
38 21 0.01 0.0
December 7
38 15 0.01 0.0
December 8
31 8 0.00 0.0
December 9
45 25 0.00 0.0
December 10
50 29 0.00 0.0
December 11
34 7 0.00 0.0
December 12
25 3 0.00 0.0
December 13
29 19 0.00 0.0
December 14
42 24 0.00 0.0
December 15
38 2 0.00 0.0
December 16
4 -9 0.00 0.0
December 17
29 -1 0.00 0.0
December 18
50 18 0.00 0.0
December 19
48 24 0.00 0.0
December 20
49 33 0.00 0.0
December 21
48 26 0.00 0.0
December 22
44 22 0.00 0.0
December 23
34 28 0.00 0.0
December 24
28 23 0.00 0.0
December 25
36 21 0.00 0.0
December 26
45 21 0.00 0.0
December 27
34 25 0.00 0.0
December 28
30 25 0.00 0.0
December 29
34 30 0.02 0.3
December 30
33 28 0.00 0.0
December 31
31 24 0.00 0.0
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1932–2022 Sioux Falls location