Climate at a Glance

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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1996

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1996
1-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-8.8°F
(-4.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1965
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Feb–Mar 1996
2-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 2019
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Jan–Mar 1996
3-Month
22.9°F
(-5.1°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
-6.1°F
(-3.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1949
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1992
Dec 1995–Mar 1996
4-Month
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1949
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1992
Ties: 2018
Nov 1995–Mar 1996
5-Month
25.7°F
(-3.5°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1979
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2000
Oct 1995–Mar 1996
6-Month
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2000
Sep 1995–Mar 1996
7-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1952, 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2000
Aug 1995–Mar 1996
8-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1952
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2000
Ties: 1973
Jul 1995–Mar 1996
9-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1952
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2000
Ties: 1956, 1994, 1997
Jun 1995–Mar 1996
10-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1952
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2000, 2006, 2012
May 1995–Mar 1996
11-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1952
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2006
Ties: 1971, 1973, 2010
Apr 1995–Mar 1996
12-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1952
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2006, 2007
Ties: 1960, 1965, 2010
Oct 1994–Mar 1996
18-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2006, 2013
Ties: 1953, 1962, 1974
Apr 1994–Mar 1996
24-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1952
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2007
Apr 1993–Mar 1996
36-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1952
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2008
Ties: 1985
Apr 1992–Mar 1996
48-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1953, 1972
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2007, 2008
Ties: 1958, 1959
Apr 1991–Mar 1996
60-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1973
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/