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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1980

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1980
1-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1965
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2012
Feb–Mar 1980
2-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 2019
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Jan–Mar 1980
3-Month
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1992
Dec 1979–Mar 1980
4-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1992
Nov 1979–Mar 1980
5-Month
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2000
Oct 1979–Mar 1980
6-Month
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2000
Sep 1979–Mar 1980
7-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1952
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2000
Aug 1979–Mar 1980
8-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1952
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2000
Ties: 1963, 2009
Jul 1979–Mar 1980
9-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1952
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Jun 1979–Mar 1980
10-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1952
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 2001, 2014
May 1979–Mar 1980
11-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1952
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2000, 2006
Ties: 1963
Apr 1979–Mar 1980
12-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1952
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2006, 2007, 2013
Ties: 1976, 2011
Oct 1978–Mar 1980
18-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1952, 1979
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1972
Apr 1978–Mar 1980
24-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1952
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2007
Ties: 1953
Apr 1977–Mar 1980
36-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1952
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2008
Apr 1976–Mar 1980
48-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1953
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2007, 2008
Ties: 1960, 1969, 1979
Apr 1975–Mar 1980
60-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1973
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2008

Citing This Page

  • 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/