Climate at a Glance

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Rapid City, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2019

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2019
1-Month
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-7.4°F
(-4.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1965
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Feb–Mar 2019
2-Month
18.3°F
(-7.6°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-12.8°F
(-7.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 2019
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Jan–Mar 2019
3-Month
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
-7.9°F
(-4.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1949
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1992
Dec 2018–Mar 2019
4-Month
22.6°F
(-5.2°C)
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1949
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1992
Ties: 1971, 1982
Nov 2018–Mar 2019
5-Month
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1979
61st Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000
Ties: 1960
Oct 2018–Mar 2019
6-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000
Ties: 1956, 1962
Sep 2018–Mar 2019
7-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1952, 1979
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000
Ties: 1956
Aug 2018–Mar 2019
8-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1952
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000
Jul 2018–Mar 2019
9-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1952
64th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000
Ties: 1965
Jun 2018–Mar 2019
10-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1952
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000, 2006, 2012
May 2018–Mar 2019
11-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1952
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2006
Ties: 1950, 1962, 1994
Apr 2018–Mar 2019
12-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1952
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2006, 2007
Oct 2017–Mar 2019
18-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2006, 2013
Ties: 1997
Apr 2017–Mar 2019
24-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2007
Ties: 1985
Apr 2016–Mar 2019
36-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1952
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2008
Ties: 1963
Apr 2015–Mar 2019
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1953, 1972
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2007, 2008
Apr 2014–Mar 2019
60-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1973
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/