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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1997
1-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1971
Feb–Mar 1997
2-Month
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1980
Jan–Mar 1997
3-Month
20.8°F
(-6.2°C)
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1936
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Dec 1996–Mar 1997
4-Month
18.6°F
(-7.4°C)
24.2°F
(-4.3°C)
-5.6°F
(-3.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1937, 1962
Nov 1996–Mar 1997
5-Month
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
-6.2°F
(-3.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Oct 1996–Mar 1997
6-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 2001
Sep 1996–Mar 1997
7-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Aug 1996–Mar 1997
8-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1986
Jul 1996–Mar 1997
9-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1979
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1993
Jun 1996–Mar 1997
10-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1936, 1986, 1993
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1952
May 1996–Mar 1997
11-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1936
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1994
Apr 1996–Mar 1997
12-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1936
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Oct 1995–Mar 1997
18-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1979
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Apr 1995–Mar 1997
24-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1994
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Apr 1994–Mar 1997
36-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1952
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1994, 1996
Apr 1993–Mar 1997
48-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1996, 1997
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1996
Apr 1992–Mar 1997
60-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1997
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2006

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