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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1960
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-7.5°F
(-4.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1960
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
15.5°F
(-9.2°C)
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
-9.7°F
(-5.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
16.4°F
(-8.7°C)
24.2°F
(-4.3°C)
-7.8°F
(-4.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1979
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
19.7°F
(-6.8°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
-6.5°F
(-3.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1936
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1979
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1994, 2001
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1936, 1986, 1993
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1936
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2014
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1936
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 2019
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1994
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1949, 1961, 1993
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1952
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 2015, 2020
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1996, 1997
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1967, 1993
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1997
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2006
Ties: 1937, 1938, 1939, 1959, 1989, 1993

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