Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1946
1-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
10.0°F
(5.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2012
Feb–Mar 1946
2-Month
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
6.8°F
(3.8°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Ties: 2005
Jan–Mar 1946
3-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
6.4°F
(3.5°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1936
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Dec 1945–Mar 1946
4-Month
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1936
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1961
Nov 1945–Mar 1946
5-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899, 1936
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2000
Ties: 1926, 1945, 1963
Oct 1945–Mar 1946
6-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1899
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Sep 1945–Mar 1946
7-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1899
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Aug 1945–Mar 1946
8-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1899
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1974, 2013
Jul 1945–Mar 1946
9-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1945
Jun 1945–Mar 1946
10-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1924, 1933
May 1945–Mar 1946
11-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1959, 1975
Apr 1945–Mar 1946
12-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2016
Ties: 1915, 1984
Oct 1944–Mar 1946
18-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2013
Ties: 1947, 1975
Apr 1944–Mar 1946
24-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1952
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2000
Ties: 1915, 1961, 1996
Apr 1943–Mar 1946
36-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2000
Ties: 1956
Apr 1942–Mar 1946
48-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1899, 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2007
Ties: 1926, 1927, 1955, 1963, 1981, 1986
Apr 1941–Mar 1946
60-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1920
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2006, 2008
Ties: 1939, 1977, 1983, 1988, 1994, 1995

Citing This Page

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