South Dakota February Temperature by Year

This page is a list of the average statewide temperature in the month of February in South Dakota for each year from 1895–2023. It is a statewide average over the entire territory of the state, based on data from the NOAA.
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What Was the Hottest February in South Dakota History?
1954 was the warmest February in South Dakota history. Statewide, the average daily high temperature was 48.8 °F, and the average low was 24.0 °F.
What Was the Coldest February in South Dakota History?
1936 was the coolest February in South Dakota history. Statewide, the average daily high temperature was 5.1 °F, and the average low was -15.5 °F.
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Year Rank High (°F) Low (°F)
2023 50 33.3 10.9
2022 61 33.8 6.2
2021 109 23.3 2.3
2020 39 34.1 13.0
2019 127 15.0 -2.8
2018 114 23.3 -0.1
2017 16 39.9 18.9
2016 8 41.0 21.4
2015 64 32.0 7.0
2014 105 25.3 2.5
2013 36 33.8 13.7
2012 22 37.6 13.9
2011 87 26.6 6.0
2010 98 24.0 5.2
2009 40 33.9 13.0
2008 67 30.9 7.2
2007 93 24.5 5.9
2006 43 34.2 12.3
2005 17 41.5 17.0
2004 47 33.2 12.5
2003 71 29.9 7.8
2002 15 42.3 16.8
2001 110 22.4 2.4
2000 12 42.0 18.1
1999 2 43.5 22.2
1998 3 40.8 24.5
1997 48 32.0 13.6
1996 45 34.2 12.0
1995 21 37.2 14.9
1994 111 22.5 1.9
1993 107 23.1 4.4
1992 7 41.3 21.3
1991 9 43.1 18.7
1990 28 36.7 13.5
1989 117 21.0 -0.3
1988 73 30.9 6.4
1987 5 41.9 21.5
1986 83 25.7 8.5
1985 78 29.4 6.4
1984 11 40.6 20.2
1983 13 40.7 19.4
1982 70 30.1 7.8
1981 23 37.6 13.5
1980 59 30.8 9.6
1979 125 19.7 -3.4
1978 122 18.2 0.6
1977 18 38.9 17.2
1976 10 41.9 19.1
1975 97 24.8 4.6
1974 26 37.2 13.2
1973 31 35.1 13.5
1972 88 27.0 4.7
1971 79 27.9 7.6
1970 36 36.3 11.3
1969 66 27.9 10.8
1968 59 30.8 9.6
1967 75 31.0 5.9
1966 101 25.2 3.8
1965 77 30.9 5.2
1964 26 36.8 13.7
1963 40 35.8 11.1
1962 81 27.3 7.1
1961 25 36.8 13.8
1960 102 23.6 5.2
1959 105 25.6 2.3
1958 84 28.3 5.6
1957 49 34.2 10.2
1956 95 26.7 3.2
1955 104 25.0 3.0
1954 1 48.8 24.0
1953 50 31.6 12.6
1952 46 32.1 13.8
1951 38 37.2 9.9
1950 73 30.1 7.2
1949 113 24.3 -0.2
1948 92 26.7 4.0
1947 89 26.9 4.4
1946 40 36.9 9.8
1945 55 32.3 10.4
1944 84 28.7 5.0
1943 29 37.7 12.2
1942 62 29.9 9.6
1941 63 30.6 8.7
1940 65 28.3 10.4
1939 121 21.7 -2.3
1938 80 28.7 5.9
1937 98 25.9 3.4
1936 129 5.1 -15.5
1935 14 40.4 19.3
1934 23 38.9 12.3
1933 90 28.6 2.7
1932 58 31.1 9.7
1931 4 43.9 20.2
1930 6 42.5 20.5
1929 124 20.1 -2.8
1928 32 35.6 12.8
1927 34 35.2 12.8
1926 20 37.3 17.8
1925 29 34.9 14.9
1924 34 35.1 12.9
1923 98 27.1 2.2
1922 126 19.2 -3.7
1921 19 40.5 15.2
1920 53 31.6 11.5
1919 91 24.2 6.5
1918 76 30.7 5.7
1917 122 21.0 -2.1
1916 86 27.4 6.2
1915 53 29.7 13.5
1914 119 21.5 -1.4
1913 103 26.6 1.9
1912 68 28.4 9.6
1911 68 31.3 6.7
1910 118 21.4 -1.1
1909 71 29.2 8.4
1908 57 30.9 10.4
1907 52 32.9 11.0
1906 56 33.1 8.5
1905 114 24.2 -0.9
1904 119 22.5 -2.3
1903 116 22.6 -1.1
1902 81 26.8 7.6
1901 96 26.8 2.9
1900 108 26.4 0.4
1899 128 16.6 -6.7
1898 44 36.1 10.4
1897 94 25.7 4.5
1896 33 36.9 11.3
1895 112 23.0 1.2