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Heavy Snow For Portions of the Northeast; Great Lakes

Moderate to heavy snow will return to the Northeast and New England over the next couple of days. Heavy Lake Effect Snow will continue to the lee of the Great Lakes. Light snow will fall across portions of the Tennessee Valley; working into the Mid-Atlantic by mid-week. Meanwhile, elevated fire weather conditions will continue in southern California. Read More >

Memorial Day in Sioux Falls

Average High Temperature (period of record): 75 Degrees

Average Low Temperature (period of record): 52 Degrees

Average Temperature (period of record): 63 Degrees

Most Precipitation Recorded: 1.95" on May 30, 1943

Record High Temperature:  104 on May 30, 1934

Record Low Temperature: 30 on May 30, 1897

Coldest High Temperature:  49 on May 27, 1996

Warmest Overnight Low: 67 on May 30, 1937

 

Year

Date

Max

Min

Precip

Snowfall

SOG*

1893
5/30
81
52
0
 
 
1894
5/30
80
38
0
 
 
1895
5/30
68
56
0.82
 
 
1896
5/30
75
56
0
 
 
1897
5/30
64
30
0
 
 
1898
5/30
73
39
0
 
 
1899
5/30
81
50
0
 
 
1900
5/30
78
55
0
 
 
1901
5/30
72
40
0
 
 
1902
5/30
70
52
0
 
 
1903
5/30
67
50
0
 
 
1904
5/30
78
51
0.04
 
 
1905
5/30
74
43
0
 
 
1906
5/30
79
45
0
 
 
1907
5/30
73
49
0
 
 
1908
5/30
58
50
0
 
 
1909
5/30
70
60
0
 
 
1910
5/30
78
48
0
 
 
1911
5/30
80
53
0.12
 
 
1912
5/30
82
57
0
 
 
1913
5/30
80
62
0.21
 
 
1914
5/30
83
50
0
 
 
1915
5/30
63
43
T
 
 
1916
5/30
76
51
0.09
 
 
1917
5/30
59
53
0.35
 
 
1918
5/30
83
51
T
 
 
1919
5/30
84
65
0
 
 
1920
5/30
84
62
0
 
 
1921
5/30
80
59
0.18
 
 
1922
5/30
65
50
0.04
 
 
1923
5/30
82
61
0.36
 
 
1924
5/30
71
41
0
 
 
1925
5/30
90
65
0
 
 
1926
5/30
88
57
T
 
 
1927
5/30
70
48
0
 
 
1928
5/30
72
50
0
 
 
1929
5/30
79
50
0
 
 
1930
5/30
78
37
0
 
 
1931
5/30
83
51
0
 
 
1932
5/30
72
54
0
 
 
1933
5/30
73
47
0
 
 
1934
5/30
104
66
0
 
 
1935
5/30
71
53
0.13
 
 
1936
5/30
89
64
T
 
 
1937
5/30
80
67
1.32
 
 
1938
5/30
80
58
T
 
 
1939
5/30
93
66
0
 
 
1940
5/30
82
52
0
 
 
1941
5/30
82
61
0.03
 
 
1942
5/30
76
62
0.1
 
 
1943
5/30
86
62
1.95
 
 
1944
5/30
83
63
T
 
 
1945
5/30
78
44
0
 
 
1946
5/30
74
52
0.15
 
 
1947
5/30
68
37
0
 
 
1948
5/30
55
50
0.60
 
 
1949
5/30
82
62
0
 
 
1950
5/30
72
49
0
 
 
1951
5/30
75
54
0.16
 
 
1952
5/30
63
49
T
 
 
1953
5/30
82
58
T
 
 
1954
5/30
79
55
T
 
 
1955
5/30
76
42
0
 
 
1956
5/30
79
54
0
 
 
1957
5/30
79
52
0
 
 
1958
5/30
87
64
0.12
 
 
1959
5/30
71
56
1.09
 
 
1960
5/30
79
48
0
 
 
1961
5/30
67
57
0.23
 
 
1962
5/30
67
55
0.19
 
 
1963
5/30
87
51
0.20
 
 
1964
5/30
65
40
0
 
 
1965
5/30
72
40
T
 
 
1966
5/30
73
37
0
 
 
1967
5/30
54
50
0.24
 
 
1968
5/30
76
45
T
 
 
1969
5/30
86
51
0
 
 
1970
5/30
78
58
T
 
 
1971
5/31
76
53
0.01
 
 
1972
5/29
60
52
0.31
 
 
1973
5/28
76
50
0
 
 
1974
5/27
84
58
T
 
 
1975
5/26
72
44
0
 
 
1976
5/31
78
47
0
 
 
1977
5/30
78
56
0.02
 
 
1978
5/29
66
53
T
 
 
1979
5/28
89
55
0
 
 
1980
5/26
86
64
0.32
 
 
1981
5/25
68
50
T
 
 
1982
5/31
57
41
0
 
 
1983
5/30
64
45
T
 
 
1984
5/28
66
41
0.01
 
 
1985
5/27
75
52
0
 
 
1986
5/26
64
51
0.07
 
 
1987
5/25
61
51
0.79
 
 
1988
5/30
86
66
0.06
 
 
1989
5/29
90
57
0
 
 
1990
5/28
79
47
0
 
 
1991
5/27
85
60
T
 
 
1992
5/25
52
39
0.07
 
 
1993
5/31
68
42
0
 
 
1994
5/30
87
58
0
 
 
1995
5/29
75
48
0
 
 
1996
5/27
49
45
0.82
 
 
1997
5/26
52
45
0.20
 
 
1998
5/25
67
47
0
 
 
1999
5/31
64
52
0.50
 
 
2000
5/29
77
53
0.15
 
 
2001
5/28
73
45
0
 
 
2002
5/27
81
46
0
 
 
2003
5/26
77
40
0
 
 
2004
5/31
70
53
T
 
 
2005
5/30
70
41
0
 
 
2006
5/29
82
58
0
 
 
2007 5/28 80 62 0    
2008 5/26 66 50 0    
2009 5/25 83 60 0    
2010 5/31 76 45 T    
2011 5/30 86 60 0.85    
2012 5/28 70 51 T    
2013 5/27 67 53 1.00    
2014 5/26 77 61 0.01    
2015 5/25 72 57 0.02    
2016 5/30 82 54 0.13    
2017 5/29 67 48 T    
2018 5/28          


*SOG=Snow On Ground