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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
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1965
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Mar 1963
2-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 2019
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1981
Jan–Mar 1963
3-Month
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1949
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1992
Dec 1962–Mar 1963
4-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1949
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1992
Ties: 1977
Nov 1962–Mar 1963
5-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Oct 1962–Mar 1963
6-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Ties: 2008
Sep 1962–Mar 1963
7-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Aug 1962–Mar 1963
8-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Ties: 1980, 2009
Jul 1962–Mar 1963
9-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Jun 1962–Mar 1963
10-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1968
May 1962–Mar 1963
11-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000, 2006
Ties: 1980
Apr 1962–Mar 1963
12-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006, 2007, 2013
Ties: 1983
Oct 1961–Mar 1963
18-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1952, 1979
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013
Ties: 1965, 1985
Apr 1961–Mar 1963
24-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1952
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2007
Ties: 1956, 1959, 1985
Apr 1960–Mar 1963
36-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1952
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2008
Ties: 1964, 1981
Apr 1959–Mar 1963
48-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1953
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2007, 2008
Ties: 1961, 1965, 1967
Apr 1958–Mar 1963
60-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1973
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2008
Ties: 1968, 1977, 1978

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/