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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1978
1-Month
13.5°F
(-10.3°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
-13.3°F
(-7.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 2019
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1954
Jan–Feb 1978
2-Month
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
-14.3°F
(-7.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1992
Dec 1977–Feb 1978
3-Month
14.2°F
(-9.9°C)
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
-11.0°F
(-6.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1992
Nov 1977–Feb 1978
4-Month
18.6°F
(-7.4°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
-9.0°F
(-5.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Oct 1977–Feb 1978
5-Month
24.2°F
(-4.3°C)
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
-7.2°F
(-4.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Sep 1977–Feb 1978
6-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-6.1°F
(-3.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Aug 1977–Feb 1978
7-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-6.2°F
(-3.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978, 1979
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Ties: 1979
Jul 1977–Feb 1978
8-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2006
Jun 1977–Feb 1978
9-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2006
May 1977–Feb 1978
10-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2006
Apr 1977–Feb 1978
11-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1952
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2006
Ties: 2010
Mar 1977–Feb 1978
12-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1952
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1997
Sep 1976–Feb 1978
18-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1969
Mar 1976–Feb 1978
24-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1952
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2006
Ties: 1959, 1974
Mar 1975–Feb 1978
36-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1952
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2008
Mar 1974–Feb 1978
48-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1953
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2008
Ties: 1957, 1963, 1966, 1976, 1981
Mar 1973–Feb 1978
60-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1973
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2008
Ties: 1967, 1981, 1982

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