Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1920
1-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1899
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1918 2012
Ties: 1979
Feb–Mar 1920
2-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1899
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1918 2012
Ties: 1964, 2008
Jan–Mar 1920
3-Month
22.5°F
(-5.3°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1936
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 2008
Dec 1919–Mar 1920
4-Month
20.5°F
(-6.4°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1936
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Nov 1919–Mar 1920
5-Month
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899, 1936
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2000
Oct 1919–Mar 1920
6-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1969
Sep 1919–Mar 1920
7-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1903
Aug 1919–Mar 1920
8-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Jul 1919–Mar 1920
9-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1960
Jun 1919–Mar 1920
10-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1899
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1928, 2010, 2019
May 1919–Mar 1920
11-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1899
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1949
Apr 1919–Mar 1920
12-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1899
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2016
Ties: 1943, 1978
Oct 1918–Mar 1920
18-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2013
Ties: 2015
Apr 1918–Mar 1920
24-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1952
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2000
Ties: 1903, 1925, 1971, 1986
Apr 1917–Mar 1920
36-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1918
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2000
Ties: 1904, 1912, 1913, 1929, 1979
Apr 1916–Mar 1920
48-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1899, 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2007
Ties: 1906
Apr 1915–Mar 1920
60-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1920
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2006, 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/