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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1988
1-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1977
Feb–Mar 1988
2-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936, 1960
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jan–Mar 1988
3-Month
20.9°F
(-6.2°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1936
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1966
Dec 1987–Mar 1988
4-Month
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936, 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Nov 1987–Mar 1988
5-Month
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Oct 1987–Mar 1988
6-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1938, 1975
Sep 1987–Mar 1988
7-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1938, 1967, 2010
Aug 1987–Mar 1988
8-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1967, 2010, 2011
Jul 1987–Mar 1988
9-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1944, 1963
Jun 1987–Mar 1988
10-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1967
May 1987–Mar 1988
11-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1974, 2009
Apr 1987–Mar 1988
12-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1934, 1939
Oct 1986–Mar 1988
18-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013, 2017
Ties: 2005
Apr 1986–Mar 1988
24-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1952
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1999, 2021
Apr 1985–Mar 1988
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1952
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2018
Ties: 1940, 1941, 1982
Apr 1984–Mar 1988
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1952
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2007, 2018
Ties: 1941, 1956, 1983
Apr 1983–Mar 1988
60-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1952, 1997
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2006
Ties: 1959, 1978

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