Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1951
1-Month
19.5°F
(-6.9°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-11.3°F
(-6.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1899
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Feb–Mar 1951
2-Month
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1899
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1929, 2014
Jan–Mar 1951
3-Month
18.9°F
(-7.3°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1936
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 2011
Dec 1950–Mar 1951
4-Month
19.0°F
(-7.2°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1936
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1943
Nov 1950–Mar 1951
5-Month
20.9°F
(-6.2°C)
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1899, 1936
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2000
Oct 1950–Mar 1951
6-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1899
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1915
Sep 1950–Mar 1951
7-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1899
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1996
Aug 1950–Mar 1951
8-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1962
Jul 1950–Mar 1951
9-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Jun 1950–Mar 1951
10-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
May 1950–Mar 1951
11-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Apr 1950–Mar 1951
12-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Ties: 1969, 1979
Oct 1949–Mar 1951
18-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1979
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Apr 1949–Mar 1951
24-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1952
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2000
Ties: 1905
Apr 1948–Mar 1951
36-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2000
Ties: 1980
Apr 1947–Mar 1951
48-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899, 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2007
Ties: 1907
Apr 1946–Mar 1951
60-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1920
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2006, 2008
Ties: 1913, 1969, 1972

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 13, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/