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)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1965
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Feb–Mar 2017
2-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
4.8°F
(2.7°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 2019
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jan–Mar 2017
3-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1949
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1992
Ties: 1986, 1995, 2007
Dec 2016–Mar 2017
4-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1949
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1992
Nov 2016–Mar 2017
5-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2000
Ties: 2004, 2013
Oct 2016–Mar 2017
6-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2000
Ties: 2004
Sep 2016–Mar 2017
7-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1952
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2000
Aug 2016–Mar 2017
8-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1952
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2000
Jul 2016–Mar 2017
9-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jun 2016–Mar 2017
10-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1995
May 2016–Mar 2017
11-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2000, 2006
Ties: 1981, 2004
Apr 2016–Mar 2017
12-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2006, 2007, 2013
Ties: 1981, 2004
Oct 2015–Mar 2017
18-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1952, 1979
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Apr 2015–Mar 2017
24-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1952
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2007
Apr 2014–Mar 2017
36-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1952
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2008
Apr 2013–Mar 2017
48-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1953
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2007, 2008
Ties: 2003
Apr 2012–Mar 2017
60-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1973
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2008
Ties: 2003

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/