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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
6.6°F
(3.7°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1953
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1961, 1991, 1995
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 2009
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1946, 1948, 1955, 2009
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1933
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936, 1986, 1993
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1955, 1983
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 1982, 2009
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1963, 1969, 2011, 2020
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1994
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 1947, 1967, 2010
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1952
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1969
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1996, 1997
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1962, 1994, 1998
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1997
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2006
Ties: 1953, 1972

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