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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1981

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1981
1-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
5.1°F
(2.9°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1960
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Feb–Mar 1981
2-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1960
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1945, 1976
Jan–Mar 1981
3-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1980–Mar 1981
4-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1998
Nov 1980–Mar 1981
5-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1980–Mar 1981
6-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Sep 1980–Mar 1981
7-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1945
Aug 1980–Mar 1981
8-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Jul 1980–Mar 1981
9-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Jun 1980–Mar 1981
10-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979, 1986
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
May 1980–Mar 1981
11-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936, 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Apr 1980–Mar 1981
12-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936, 1979
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 2013
Oct 1979–Mar 1981
18-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1940
Apr 1979–Mar 1981
24-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1994
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1954, 2008
Apr 1978–Mar 1981
36-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1949, 1963, 1968, 1984, 1985, 2011
Apr 1977–Mar 1981
48-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1996, 1997
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1949, 1987, 1999
Apr 1976–Mar 1981
60-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1997
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2006
Ties: 1950, 1982, 1987, 1995

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