Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1916
1-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1899
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Feb–Mar 1916
2-Month
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1899
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Ties: 1902, 1941, 1943, 1970, 1980, 1982
Jan–Mar 1916
3-Month
17.1°F
(-8.3°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1936
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2012
Dec 1915–Mar 1916
4-Month
18.4°F
(-7.6°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1936
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1971
Nov 1915–Mar 1916
5-Month
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1899, 1936
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2000
Oct 1915–Mar 1916
6-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1899
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1910, 2011
Sep 1915–Mar 1916
7-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1899
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2012
Ties: 1896, 1913
Aug 1915–Mar 1916
8-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2012
Ties: 1922, 1929, 1950, 1986
Jul 1915–Mar 1916
9-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2012
Ties: 1903, 1994, 1997
Jun 1915–Mar 1916
10-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2012
May 1915–Mar 1916
11-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1899
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2012
Apr 1915–Mar 1916
12-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2016
Ties: 1903, 1918, 1993
Oct 1914–Mar 1916
18-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1979
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2013
Apr 1914–Mar 1916
24-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1952
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2000
Ties: 1980
Apr 1913–Mar 1916
36-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2000
Apr 1912–Mar 1916
48-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1899, 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2007
Ties: 1901, 1929, 1968, 1970
Apr 1911–Mar 1916
60-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1908 1920
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2006, 2008
Ties: 1906

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/