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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1963

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1963
1-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1965
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Mar 1963
2-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 2019
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Jan–Mar 1963
3-Month
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1949
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1992
Dec 1962–Mar 1963
4-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1949, 1979
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1992
Ties: 1977, 1991
Nov 1962–Mar 1963
5-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Oct 1962–Mar 1963
6-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Ties: 1953, 1964, 1990
Sep 1962–Mar 1963
7-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Aug 1962–Mar 1963
8-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Ties: 1980
Jul 1962–Mar 1963
9-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Jun 1962–Mar 1963
10-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000, 2006, 2012
May 1962–Mar 1963
11-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006
Ties: 1974
Apr 1962–Mar 1963
12-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006, 2007
Ties: 1983
Oct 1961–Mar 1963
18-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2006, 2013
Apr 1961–Mar 1963
24-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1952
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2007
Ties: 1956, 1959
Apr 1960–Mar 1963
36-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2008
Ties: 2019
Apr 1959–Mar 1963
48-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1953, 1972
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2007, 2008
Ties: 1961, 1967, 1981, 1985
Apr 1958–Mar 1963
60-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1973
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2008
Ties: 1981, 1982, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/