Climate at a Glance

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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2009

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2009
1-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1965
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Feb–Mar 2009
2-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2006 2019
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2016
Jan–Mar 2009
3-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1949
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1992
Dec 2008–Mar 2009
4-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1949
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1992
Nov 2008–Mar 2009
5-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000
Oct 2008–Mar 2009
6-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000
Sep 2008–Mar 2009
7-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1952, 1979
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000
Aug 2008–Mar 2009
8-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1952
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000
Ties: 1958
Jul 2008–Mar 2009
9-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1952
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000
Ties: 1989
Jun 2008–Mar 2009
10-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1952
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000, 2006, 2012
Ties: 1955, 1977
May 2008–Mar 2009
11-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1952
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2006
Ties: 1968
Apr 2008–Mar 2009
12-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1952
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2006, 2007
Oct 2007–Mar 2009
18-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2006, 2013
Ties: 1959, 2014
Apr 2007–Mar 2009
24-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1952
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2007
Ties: 1964, 1988, 2002, 2012
Apr 2006–Mar 2009
36-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1952
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2008
Ties: 2018
Apr 2005–Mar 2009
48-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1953, 1972
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2007, 2008
Apr 2004–Mar 2009
60-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1973
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2008

Citing This Page

  • 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/