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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1970

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1970
1-Month
26.4°F
(-3.1°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-8.7°F
(-4.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1965
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1996
Feb–Mar 1970
2-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 2019
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2016
Jan–Mar 1970
3-Month
24.3°F
(-4.3°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1992
Dec 1969–Mar 1970
4-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949, 1979
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1992
Nov 1969–Mar 1970
5-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000
Oct 1969–Mar 1970
6-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000
Sep 1969–Mar 1970
7-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000
Ties: 2018
Aug 1969–Mar 1970
8-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000
Jul 1969–Mar 1970
9-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000
Jun 1969–Mar 1970
10-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000, 2006, 2012
May 1969–Mar 1970
11-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2006
Apr 1969–Mar 1970
12-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2006, 2007
Ties: 1982
Oct 1968–Mar 1970
18-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2006, 2013
Ties: 2010
Apr 1968–Mar 1970
24-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2007
Ties: 1972
Apr 1967–Mar 1970
36-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2008
Apr 1966–Mar 1970
48-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1953, 1972
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2007, 2008
Ties: 1960
Apr 1965–Mar 1970
60-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1973
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2008
Ties: 1960, 1974, 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/