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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1981

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1981
1-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1960
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 2020
Feb–Mar 1981
2-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1960
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Jan–Mar 1981
3-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1980–Mar 1981
4-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2005
Nov 1980–Mar 1981
5-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1999
Oct 1980–Mar 1981
6-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 1980–Mar 1981
7-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Aug 1980–Mar 1981
8-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1942, 1995
Jul 1980–Mar 1981
9-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1939, 1942, 2013, 2020
Jun 1980–Mar 1981
10-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952, 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1995
May 1980–Mar 1981
11-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1939, 1989, 1998
Apr 1980–Mar 1981
12-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012, 2017
Ties: 1934
Oct 1979–Mar 1981
18-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 2004
Apr 1979–Mar 1981
24-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1964, 1996
Apr 1978–Mar 1981
36-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1974
Apr 1977–Mar 1981
48-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1955, 1960, 1961, 1965, 1974
Apr 1976–Mar 1981
60-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2006
Ties: 1949

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