New Years Day Climate Statistics

 

 

New Years Day Statistics
Location

"Normals" Period

Average Maximum Temperature

Average Minimum Temperature

Average Precipitation (in.)

Average Snowfall (in)

Maximum Snow Depth/Year

Probability of Precipitation / Snowfall

Sioux Falls 30-year*

 25

 3

0.01 

 

 

 

  Full period of record

 26

 7

 0.05

 0.5

 33"/1969

 50% / 43%

Sioux City  30-year*

 29

0.02 

 

 

 

   Full period of record

 29

 11

0.03 

0.3 

 15"/1969

50% / 44% 

 Huron  30-year*

 25

0.01 

 

 

 

   Full period of record

 24

 3

0.03 

0.4 

18"/1967,1997 

 46% / 46%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

* 30-year period for normals is 1971-2000.

Sioux Falls              
                     
Coldest Minimum Temp.     Warmest Maximum Temp.
Year Date Max Min Precip   Year Date Max Min Precip
1974 1/1 2 -32 0   1998 1/1 55 22 0
1969 1/1 9 -20 0   1939 1/1 53 21 0
1924 1/1 4 -19 T   1913 1/1 50 25 0
1912 1/1 -3 -18 0   2004 1/1 49 23 0
1979 1/1 -5 -18 T   1964 1/1 48 26 0
1928 1/1 -10 -17 0   1954 1/1 44 18 0
1952 1/1 3 -17 0   1905 1/1 43 25 T
1988 1/1 2 -17 0   1927 1/1 43 23 0
1993 1/1 18 -16 T   1950 1/1 43 25 T
                     
Warmest Minimum Temp.   Coldest Maximum Temp.  
Year  Date Max Min Precip   Year Date Max Min Precip
1941 1/1 36 32 0.32   1928 1/1 -10 -17 0
1992 1/1 35 32 0.01   1979 1/1 -5 -18 T
2006 1/1 30 26 0.11   1912 1/1 -3 -18 0
1932 1/1 30 26 0.04   1974 1/1 2 -32 0
1964 1/1 48 26 0   1988 1/1 2 -17 0
1976 1/1 29 26 0.29   1901 1/1 3 -7 0
1897 1/1 26 25 0   1919 1/1 3 -12 0.10
1905 1/1 43 25 T   1952 1/1 3 -17 0
1913 1/1 50 25 0   1924 1/1 4 -19 T
1950 1/1 43 25 T   1978 1/1 4 -15 T
2003 1/1 31 25 0.07            
                     
Wettest         Snowiest      
Year Date Max Min Precip   Year Date Max Min Snowfall
1960 1/1 30 24 1.59   1960 1/1 30 24 11.3
1937 1/1 17 7 0.55   1937 1/1 17 7 6.0
1907 1/1 27 13 0.50   1999 1/1 9 2 5.9
1925 1/1 18 8 0.34   1976 1/1 29 26 4.2
1941 1/1 36 32 0.32   1925 1/1 18 8 4.0
1976 1/1 29 26 0.29   1961 1/1 25 -5 3.4
1961 1/1 25 -5 0.25   1907 1/1 27 13 3.0
                     
Sioux City              
                     
Coldest Minimum Temp.     Warmest Maximum Temp.
Year Date Max Min Precip   Year Date Max Min Precip
1974 1/1 3 -20 0.01   1939 1/1 61 23 0
1924 1/1 4 -15 0.05   1954 1/1 55 21 0
1946 1/1 23 -14 0   2004 1/1 54 21 0
1969 1/1 11 -14 0   1964 1/1 53 24 0
1928 1/1 -4 -13 0   1998 1/1 53 24 0
1979 1/1 1 -13 T   1913 1/1 49 30 0
1977 1/1 9 -13 0   1918 1/1 48 19 0
1912 1/1 4 -10 0   1944 1/1 48 13 0
1982 1/1 19 -9 0   1905 1/1 47 27 T
                     
Warmest Minimum Temp.   Coldest Maximum Temp.  
Year  Date Max Min Precip   Year Date Max Min Precip
1992 1/1 35 32 0.14   1928 1/1 -4 -13 0
1913 1/1 49 30 0   1979 1/1 1 -13 T
1941 1/1 37 29 0.20   1974 1/1 3 -20 0.01
1930 1/1 41 28 0   1912 1/1 4 -10 0
1933 1/1 44 28 0   1924 1/1 4 -15 0.05
1894 1/1 46 28 0   1945 1/1 5 -6 0
1943 1/1 32 27 T   1892 1/1 6 -2 0
1960 1/1 37 27 0.56   1919 1/1 8 -7 0
1976 1/1 33 27 0.09   1942 1/1 8 -5 0.49
1980 1/1 28 27 T   1952 1/1 8 -7 0
1905 1/1 47 27 T   1978 1/1 8 -5 0
                     
Wettest         Snowiest (Since 1948)  
Year Date Max Min Precip   Year Date Max Min Snowfall
1960 1/1 37 27 0.56   1960 1/1 37 27 5.8
1911 1/1 16 -8 0.52   1999 1/1 12 7 4.5
1942 1/1 8 -5 0.49   1953 1/1 26 14 4.2
1953 1/1 26 14 0.32   1961 1/1 27 2 3.7
1961 1/1 27 2 0.27   1970 1/1 21 9 1.1
1923 1/1 34 22 0.20            
1941 1/1 37 29 0.20            
                     
Huron                  
                     
Coldest Minimum Temp.     Warmest Maximum Temp.
Year Date Max Min Precip   Year Date Max Min Precip
1885 1/1 -17 -33 0   1998 1/1 59 21 0
1887 1/1 -13 -32 0   1927 1/1 55 21 0
1974 1/1 -1 -30 0   1939 1/1 55 16 0
1979 1/1 0 -25 T   1964 1/1 51 28 0
1884 1/1 -10 -21 0   1918 1/1 50 19 0
1912 1/1 -3 -21 T   1944 1/1 50 6 0
1924 1/1 -1 -21 0   1913 1/1 46 23 0
2001 1/1 2 -21 0   1931 1/1 45 17 0
1928 1/1 -10 -20 0   1935 1/1 43 2 0
1969 1/1 7 -20 T   1966 1/1 43 11 0.02
1977 1/1 5 -20 0            
                     
Warmest Minimum Temp.   Coldest Maximum Temp.  
Year  Date Max Min Precip   Year Date Max Min Precip
1992 1/1 37 32 0   1885 1/1 -17 -33 0
2003 1/1 33 29 T   1887 1/1 -13 -32 0
1964 1/1 51 28 0   1884 1/1 -10 -21 0
1960 1/1 30 26 0.43   1928 1/1 -10 -20 0
1971 1/1 36 26 T   1912 1/1 -3 -21 T
1976 1/1 30 26 0.28   1911 1/1 -2 -13 0.04
2006 1/1 31 25 0   1924 1/1 -1 -21 0
            1945 1/1 -1 -12 T
            1974 1/1 -1 -30 0
                     
Wettest         Snowiest      
Year Date Max Min Precip   Year Date Max Min Snowfall
1916 1/1 21 6 0.95   1916 1/1 21 6 10.0
1907 1/1 29 10 0.54   1976 1/1 30 26 6.6
1937 1/1 8 4 0.44   1937 1/1 8 4 5.9
1960 1/1 30 26 0.43   1907 1/1 29 10 5.4
1897 1/1 36 12 0.28   1999 1/1 13 7 5.0
1976 1/1 30 26 0.28   1960 1/1 30 26 4.9
1941 1/1 34 17 0.24   1961 1/1 21 -17 2.5
            1996 1/1 29 18 2.4



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