Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1944

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1944
1-Month
22.3°F
(-5.4°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-8.5°F
(-4.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1899
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Feb–Mar 1944
2-Month
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
-5.7°F
(-3.2°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Ties: 1904
Jan–Mar 1944
3-Month
21.3°F
(-5.9°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1936
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1918
Dec 1943–Mar 1944
4-Month
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1936
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1898, 1964, 1977
Nov 1943–Mar 1944
5-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899, 1936
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2000
Ties: 1933
Oct 1943–Mar 1944
6-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1955, 1957
Sep 1943–Mar 1944
7-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1900, 1938
Aug 1943–Mar 1944
8-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Jul 1943–Mar 1944
9-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Jun 1943–Mar 1944
10-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1955, 1963, 1967, 1980
May 1943–Mar 1944
11-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1911, 1927, 1955, 1980, 2018
Apr 1943–Mar 1944
12-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1926
Oct 1942–Mar 1944
18-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1979
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2013
Ties: 1915, 1956, 1996, 2009
Apr 1942–Mar 1944
24-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1952
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2000
Ties: 1926, 1947, 1978, 1995, 2015
Apr 1941–Mar 1944
36-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2000
Ties: 1976, 1977, 2015
Apr 1940–Mar 1944
48-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1899, 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2007
Ties: 1936, 1964
Apr 1939–Mar 1944
60-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1920
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2006, 2008
Ties: 1936, 1984, 1989, 2000, 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/