Climate at a Glance

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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2016
1-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1965
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2012
Feb–Mar 2016
2-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
7.6°F
(4.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 2019
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jan–Mar 2016
3-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1949
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1992
Dec 2015–Mar 2016
4-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1949
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1992
Nov 2015–Mar 2016
5-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2000
Oct 2015–Mar 2016
6-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2000
Sep 2015–Mar 2016
7-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Aug 2015–Mar 2016
8-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2000
Ties: 1999
Jul 2015–Mar 2016
9-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jun 2015–Mar 2016
10-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
May 2015–Mar 2016
11-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2000, 2006
Ties: 2012
Apr 2015–Mar 2016
12-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2006, 2007, 2013
Oct 2014–Mar 2016
18-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952, 1979
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Apr 2014–Mar 2016
24-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2007
Apr 2013–Mar 2016
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2008
Ties: 1989, 1991, 2015
Apr 2012–Mar 2016
48-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1953
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2007, 2008
Ties: 1992, 2001
Apr 2011–Mar 2016
60-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1973
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2008

Citing This Page

  • 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/