Climate at a Glance

City Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of September 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1978

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1960
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1971
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
20.1°F
(-6.6°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
-8.0°F
(-4.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1969
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
14.2°F
(-9.9°C)
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
-10.4°F
(-5.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
14.8°F
(-9.6°C)
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
-8.6°F
(-4.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
18.2°F
(-7.7°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-7.2°F
(-4.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1936
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
23.2°F
(-4.9°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-6.1°F
(-3.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1979
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1986
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2001
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1936
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1938
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1952
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1985, 2010
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1952
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1958, 1964
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1952
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1959, 1985
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1997
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2006
Ties: 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/