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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1973
1-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 2019
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1954
Ties: 1950, 1990
Jan–Feb 1973
2-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1992
Ties: 1967
Dec 1972–Feb 1973
3-Month
23.7°F
(-4.6°C)
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1992
Ties: 1960
Nov 1972–Feb 1973
4-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2000
Oct 1972–Feb 1973
5-Month
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2000
Ties: 1950
Sep 1972–Feb 1973
6-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2000
Ties: 1985
Aug 1972–Feb 1973
7-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2000
Ties: 1965
Jul 1972–Feb 1973
8-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2006
Jun 1972–Feb 1973
9-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1993
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2006
May 1972–Feb 1973
10-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2006
Apr 1972–Feb 1973
11-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1952
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2006
Ties: 1971
Mar 1972–Feb 1973
12-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1952
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2013
Ties: 1972, 1994
Sep 1971–Feb 1973
18-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2006, 2013
Ties: 1966
Mar 1971–Feb 1973
24-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1952
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2006
Mar 1970–Feb 1973
36-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1952
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2008
Mar 1969–Feb 1973
48-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1953
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2008
Ties: 1974
Mar 1968–Feb 1973
60-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1973
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2008

Citing This Page

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