Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1921
1-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
4.8°F
(2.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1918 2012
Ties: 1907, 1925
Feb–Mar 1921
2-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
6.4°F
(3.5°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Mar 1921
3-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
7.3°F
(4.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1936
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1920–Mar 1921
4-Month
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
5.7°F
(3.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1936
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1920–Mar 1921
5-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899, 1936
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2000
Oct 1920–Mar 1921
6-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1935, 2002
Sep 1920–Mar 1921
7-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Aug 1920–Mar 1921
8-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 1920–Mar 1921
9-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
18th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1983
Jun 1920–Mar 1921
10-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1991
May 1920–Mar 1921
11-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
25th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1941, 1976, 1983, 1989, 1991
Apr 1920–Mar 1921
12-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2016
Ties: 1911, 1945, 1974
Oct 1919–Mar 1921
18-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1979
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2013
Ties: 1925, 1973, 1985, 1986
Apr 1919–Mar 1921
24-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1952
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2000
Ties: 1911, 1923, 1936
Apr 1918–Mar 1921
36-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2000
Ties: 1924, 1927, 1937, 1966, 2010
Apr 1917–Mar 1921
48-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899, 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2007
Ties: 1914, 1949, 1950
Apr 1916–Mar 1921
60-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1920
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2006, 2008
Ties: 1901, 1908, 1953

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/