Climate at a Glance

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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2012

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2012
1-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
12.5°F
(7.0°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1965
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Mar 2012
2-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
6.2°F
(3.4°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 2019
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2016
Jan–Mar 2012
3-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
5.8°F
(3.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1949
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 1992
Dec 2011–Mar 2012
4-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1949, 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1992
Ties: 2000
Nov 2011–Mar 2012
5-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
4.0°F
(2.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Oct 2011–Mar 2012
6-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Sep 2011–Mar 2012
7-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Aug 2011–Mar 2012
8-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Ties: 1999
Jul 2011–Mar 2012
9-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Jun 2011–Mar 2012
10-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2000, 2006, 2012
Ties: 2000, 2006
May 2011–Mar 2012
11-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2006
Ties: 2008, 2016
Apr 2011–Mar 2012
12-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2006, 2007
Ties: 2008
Oct 2010–Mar 2012
18-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2006, 2013
Apr 2010–Mar 2012
24-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2007
Ties: 1964, 1988, 2002, 2009
Apr 2009–Mar 2012
36-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2008
Ties: 1964, 1981
Apr 2008–Mar 2012
48-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1953, 1972
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2007, 2008
Ties: 1977, 2011
Apr 2007–Mar 2012
60-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1973
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2008
Ties: 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/