Mother's Day 2013 Makes Top 4 Coldest Category

 

This Mother's Day 2013 was a very cold one, making it into the top 4 across our region. It was also the 99th one, since it was first recognized nationally in 1914 on the second Sunday in May.  Listed below are extremes observed on Mother's Day over the period of record.

Sioux Falls

             
                     

Coldest Minimum Temp.

 

 

Warmest Max Temp.

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

1946

12-May

63

20

0

 

1958

11-May

90

51

0

1981

10-May

61

25

0

 

1987

10-May

90

58

T

2013

12-May

 

26

0

 

1940

12-May

89

59

T

2010

9-May

56

28

T

 

2004

9-May

89

61

0.01

1954

9-May

62

29

0

 

2007

13-May

88

64

0

1955

8-May

67

30

T

 

1962

13-May

88

61

0.16

1968

12-May

72

30

0

 

1991

12-May

86

62

0.23

1960

8-May

64

31

0

 

1944

14-May

85

58

0

1983

8-May

64

32

0

 

2001

13-May

81

50

0

1969

11-May

61

33

0.02

           

1999

9-May

72

34

0

           

2008

11-May

59

34

0

           
                     

Warmest Minimum Temp.

 

Coldest Maximum Temp.

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

2007

13-May

88

64

0

 

1996

12-May

43

38

0.05

1991

12-May

86

62

0.23

 

1931

10-May

45

42

0.05

1992

10-May

79

62

0.04

 

1948

9-May

49

43

0.37

1962

13-May

88

61

0.16

 

1916

14-May

52

44

1.26

2004

9-May

89

61

0.01

 

1918

12-May

52

40

0

1920

9-May

79

59

0.06

 

1966

8-May

53

36

T

1940

12-May

89

59

T

 

2002

12-May

54

42

T

1926

9-May

73

58

T

 

2010

9-May

56

28

T

1944

14-May

85

58

0

 

1945

13-May

56

36

0.17

1987

10-May

90

58

T

           

2005

8-May

78

57

0.02

           
                     

Wettest

 

 

 

 

Snowiest

 

 

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Snowfall

1935

12-May

65

47

1.96

           

1942

10-May

60

46

1.39

 

It has never snowed on Mother's Day!

1916

14-May

52

44

1.26

 

1953

10-May

65

47

1.18

 

1927

8-May

70

52

1.17

           

2011

8-May

79

54

0.7

           

1956

13-May

61

44

0.69

           

1963

12-May

58

48

0.66

           

1957

12-May

60

51

0.63

           

1936

10-May

74

53

0.57

           
                     

Sioux City

             
                     

Coldest Minimum Temp.

 

 

Warmest Max Temp.

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

1946

12-May

63

28

0

 

2007

13-May

93

59

0

2013

12-May

 

29

0

 

1940

12-May

91

61

0

2010

9-May

63

30

T

 

2004

9-May

91

62

0.03

1915

9-May

69

32

0

 

1944

14-May

90

58

0

1981

10-May

62

32

0

 

1958

11-May

90

52

0

1954

9-May

63

33

0

 

1987

10-May

90

63

0.02

1966

8-May

61

34

0.02

 

1962

13-May

88

71

0.11

1960

8-May

67

35

0

 

1991

12-May

87

63

0.4

1938

8-May

60

36

T

 

2005

8-May

87

59

0.01

1968

12-May

75

36

0

 

2011

8-May

87

54

0

1973

13-May

68

36

0

 

2001

13-May

84

56

0

2008

11-May

61

36

0

           
                     

Warmest Minimum Temp.

 

Coldest Maximum Temp.

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

1962

13-May

88

71

0.11

 

1996

12-May

44

41

0.08

1987

10-May

90

63

0.02

 

1931

10-May

48

42

0.16

1991

12-May

87

63

0.4

 

2002

12-May

53

39

0

2004

9-May

91

62

0.03

 

1948

9-May

54

44

0.01

1940

12-May

91

61

0

 

1945

13-May

57

40

0.22

1992

10-May

82

60

0.12

 

1943

9-May

58

41

T

2007

13-May

93

59

0

 

1918

12-May

59

46

0

1982

9-May

83

59

0.01

 

1925

10-May

59

43

0

2005

8-May

87

59

0.01

 

1935

12-May

59

48

T

           

1949

8-May

59

48

0.19

                     
                     

Wettest

 

 

 

 

Snowiest

(SINCE 1948, AND 1893)

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Snowfall

1926

9-May

69

53

2.27

           

1961

14-May

78

50

1.69

 

It has never snowed on Mother's Day!

1916

14-May

62

40

1.27

 

1957

12-May

71

53

0.95

 

1953

10-May

74

50

0.59

           

1927

8-May

70

56

0.43

           

1991

12-May

87

63

0.4

           

1930

11-May

64

50

0.39

           

1963

12-May

74

51

0.28

           
                     

Huron

                 
                     

Coldest Minimum Temp.

 

 

Warmest Max Temp.

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

1981

10-May

63

19

0

 

1987

10-May

92

57

0

1946

12-May

65

20

0

 

2007

13-May

90

64

0

1954

9-May

63

25

0

 

1940

12-May

88

63

0

2013

12-May

 

26

0

 

1944

14-May

88

61

T

1960

8-May

66

27

T

 

1958

11-May

88

51

0

2008

11-May

61

27

0

 

2004

9-May

87

59

T

2009

10-May

60

30

0

 

1991

12-May

86

55

T

1952

11-May

63

30

0

 

1962

13-May

85

58

0.01

1968

12-May

72

30

0

 

1976

9-May

82

44

0

1955

8-May

67

32

T

 

1977

8-May

82

46

0

1966

8-May

54

32

0.07

 

2001

13-May

82

53

0

                     
                     

Warmest Minimum Temp.

 

Coldest Maximum Temp.

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

2007

13-May

90

64

0

 

1945

13-May

43

33

0.16

1940

12-May

88

63

0

 

1916

14-May

46

36

0.93

1944

14-May

88

61

T

 

1931

10-May

46

41

0.28

2004

9-May

87

59

T

 

1996

12-May

48

37

0.12

1982

9-May

79

58

0.29

 

1918

12-May

51

34

0

1962

13-May

85

58

0.01

 

1935

12-May

52

46

0

1987

10-May

92

57

0

 

1948

9-May

52

42

0.26

1947

11-May

73

57

T

 

1959

10-May

54

42

0.03

2011

8-May

78

57

0.28

 

1966

8-May

54

32

0.07

1951

13-May

74

55

0.22

 

2010

9-May

55

36

0.04

1991

12-May

86

55

T

 

1961

14-May

55

47

0.71

                     

Wettest

 

 

 

 

Snowiest

 

 

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Snowfall

1927

8-May

66

52

1.1

 

1966

8-May

54

32

T

1930

11-May

58

50

1.09

           

1916

14-May

46

36

0.93

           

1963

12-May

58

44

0.82

           

1961

14-May

55

47

0.71

           

1921

8-May

66

53

0.49

           

1990

13-May

64

44

0.48

           

1956

13-May

58

46

0.39

           

 



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