Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1950
1-Month
23.2°F
(-4.9°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-7.6°F
(-4.2°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1899
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Feb–Mar 1950
2-Month
20.9°F
(-6.2°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1906, 1955
Jan–Mar 1950
3-Month
14.6°F
(-9.7°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
-7.3°F
(-4.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1936
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Dec 1949–Mar 1950
4-Month
15.3°F
(-9.3°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
-6.1°F
(-3.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Nov 1949–Mar 1950
5-Month
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899, 1936
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2000
Oct 1949–Mar 1950
6-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1971
Sep 1949–Mar 1950
7-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Aug 1949–Mar 1950
8-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1916, 1922, 1929, 1986
Jul 1949–Mar 1950
9-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1896, 1918, 1922, 1949
Jun 1949–Mar 1950
10-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1960, 1962
May 1949–Mar 1950
11-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1907, 1930, 1947, 1966, 2001
Apr 1949–Mar 1950
12-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1907, 1922, 1956, 2009
Oct 1948–Mar 1950
18-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1979
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2013
Ties: 1905, 1912
Apr 1948–Mar 1950
24-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1952
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2000
Ties: 1908, 1928, 1960
Apr 1947–Mar 1950
36-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2000
Ties: 1909, 1949, 1972, 1973, 1996, 1997, 2011
Apr 1946–Mar 1950
48-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899, 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2007
Ties: 1914, 1921, 1949
Apr 1945–Mar 1950
60-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1920
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2006, 2008
Ties: 1922, 1955, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/