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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1970

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1970
1-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-6.6°F
(-3.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1953
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1985
Mar–Apr 1970
2-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-7.6°F
(-4.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1950
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Feb–Apr 1970
3-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 2019
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1993, 2014
Jan–Apr 1970
4-Month
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1950
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Dec 1969–Apr 1970
5-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1992
Ties: 2011
Nov 1969–Apr 1970
6-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000
Ties: 1959
Oct 1969–Apr 1970
7-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2000
Ties: 1986
Sep 1969–Apr 1970
8-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 2018
Aug 1969–Apr 1970
9-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 2010
Jul 1969–Apr 1970
10-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Jun 1969–Apr 1970
11-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2006, 2012
Ties: 1960
May 1969–Apr 1970
12-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2006
Ties: 1975
Nov 1968–Apr 1970
18-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1979
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2006
Ties: 1973
May 1968–Apr 1970
24-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1952
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2007
Ties: 1966
May 1967–Apr 1970
36-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2007, 2008
Ties: 1980
May 1966–Apr 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 1952
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2007, 2008
Ties: 1975, 1979
May 1965–Apr 1970
60-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1953
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2008
Ties: 1971, 1974, 1975, 1997

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/