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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1960

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1960
1-Month
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
-9.7°F
(-5.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1965
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Feb–Mar 1960
2-Month
20.7°F
(-6.3°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-10.1°F
(-5.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 2019
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Jan–Mar 1960
3-Month
20.8°F
(-6.2°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-7.9°F
(-4.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1992
Dec 1959–Mar 1960
4-Month
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1949
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1992
Ties: 1972
Nov 1959–Mar 1960
5-Month
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1979
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2000
Oct 1959–Mar 1960
6-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2000
Sep 1959–Mar 1960
7-Month
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
-5.1°F
(-2.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2000
Aug 1959–Mar 1960
8-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2000
Jul 1959–Mar 1960
9-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1962
Jun 1959–Mar 1960
10-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1973
May 1959–Mar 1960
11-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2000, 2006
Apr 1959–Mar 1960
12-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2006, 2007, 2013
Ties: 1965, 1993
Oct 1958–Mar 1960
18-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1952, 1979
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2013
Apr 1958–Mar 1960
24-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2007
Apr 1957–Mar 1960
36-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2008
Ties: 1969
Apr 1956–Mar 1960
48-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1953
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2007, 2008
Ties: 1969, 1979, 1980
Apr 1955–Mar 1960
60-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1973
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2008
Ties: 1970, 1974, 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/