Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1947
1-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1899
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–Mar 1947
2-Month
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1899
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1915, 1939
Jan–Mar 1947
3-Month
21.7°F
(-5.7°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1936
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1980
Dec 1946–Mar 1947
4-Month
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1936
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1933
Nov 1946–Mar 1947
5-Month
23.6°F
(-4.7°C)
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899, 1936
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2000
Oct 1946–Mar 1947
6-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1907, 1930
Sep 1946–Mar 1947
7-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Aug 1946–Mar 1947
8-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1982, 1996, 2010, 2014
Jul 1946–Mar 1947
9-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1915, 1982
Jun 1946–Mar 1947
10-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1915, 1930, 1959, 1982
May 1946–Mar 1947
11-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1899
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1907, 1930, 1950, 1966, 2001
Apr 1946–Mar 1947
12-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1899
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2016
Oct 1945–Mar 1947
18-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2013
Ties: 1946, 1975
Apr 1945–Mar 1947
24-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1952
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2000
Ties: 1926, 1944, 1978, 1995, 2015
Apr 1944–Mar 1947
36-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2000
Ties: 1923, 1945, 1959, 1961, 1985
Apr 1943–Mar 1947
48-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1899, 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2007
Ties: 1938, 1966, 1995
Apr 1942–Mar 1947
60-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1920
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2006, 2008
Ties: 1932, 1963, 1968, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/