Climate at a Glance

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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2017

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2017
1-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1965
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1994
Feb–Mar 2017
2-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 2019
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jan–Mar 2017
3-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1949
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1992
Dec 2016–Mar 2017
4-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1949, 1979
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1992
Nov 2016–Mar 2017
5-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2000
Ties: 2002, 2013
Oct 2016–Mar 2017
6-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2000
Ties: 1961
Sep 2016–Mar 2017
7-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1952
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2000
Ties: 1961
Aug 2016–Mar 2017
8-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1952
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2000
Ties: 1964, 1998, 2007
Jul 2016–Mar 2017
9-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2000
Jun 2016–Mar 2017
10-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2000, 2006, 2012
Ties: 2005
May 2016–Mar 2017
11-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2006
Apr 2016–Mar 2017
12-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2006, 2007
Oct 2015–Mar 2017
18-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2006, 2013
Apr 2015–Mar 2017
24-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1952
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2007
Ties: 2005
Apr 2014–Mar 2017
36-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1952
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2008
Ties: 2001, 2004
Apr 2013–Mar 2017
48-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1953, 1972
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2007, 2008
Ties: 1991
Apr 2012–Mar 2017
60-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1973
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2008
Ties: 1992

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/