User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


35° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Election Day Weather

November 6, 2012, 6:26 PM by Scot Mundt

Election Day Weather
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

While the signs swayed in the breeze on this Election Day, the weather couldn't sway voters not to go out and vote.  The wind still gave a chill on this autumn day, but it wasn't anywhere near to one of the coldest Election Days.

Since 1950, Sioux Falls has an average high of 49 degrees.  The coldest high temperature Sioux Falls had on Election Day was 31 degrees.  It happened twice, in 1990 and 2000.

The interesting thing about Election Day in 2000 is it was not only one of the coolest Election Days, but also one of the wettest.  That day also gave Sioux Falls three inches of snow. 

Getting snow on Election Day is a rarity as it's only snowed five times since 1950 for a total of five and a half inches.

Getting moisture of any kind in KELOLAND is still something many people would vote for.

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments





Sponsored
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View weather

You may also like

Storm Center Update - Sunday AM

3/1/2015 5:47 AM

Temperatures this morning are mostly in the single digits and teens with clouds moving out of the area. Some areas of southern KELOLAND could see some...

Full Story
Wind And Snow Cause Pileup On I-90

3/3/2015 5:01 PM

Blowing snow on Interstate 90 led to a chain reaction crash -- just east of Sioux Falls.

Full Story | Watch
Storm Center Update - Sunday PM

3/1/2015 4:04 PM

The snow will most likely start after sunset on Monday in southwest and south central South Dakota and move east Monday night into Tuesday

Full Story
Storm Center Update - Monday PM

3/2/2015 3:05 PM

First and foremost are the Blizzard Warnings that cover central and eastern KELOLAND

Full Story


Events