Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1961
1-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
5.5°F
(3.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 2010
Feb–Mar 1961
2-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
5.5°F
(3.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jan–Mar 1961
3-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1936
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Dec 1960–Mar 1961
4-Month
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1936
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1946
Nov 1960–Mar 1961
5-Month
26.4°F
(-3.1°C)
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899, 1936
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2000
Oct 1960–Mar 1961
6-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 2015
Sep 1960–Mar 1961
7-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1942
Aug 1960–Mar 1961
8-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1995
Jul 1960–Mar 1961
9-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jun 1960–Mar 1961
10-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1941, 1953, 1976, 1983
May 1960–Mar 1961
11-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1939, 1940, 1953, 1988
Apr 1960–Mar 1961
12-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2016
Ties: 1940, 2008
Oct 1959–Mar 1961
18-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2013
Ties: 1962, 1965
Apr 1959–Mar 1961
24-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1952
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2000
Ties: 1915, 1946, 1996
Apr 1958–Mar 1961
36-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2000
Ties: 1923, 1945, 1947, 1959, 1985
Apr 1957–Mar 1961
48-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899, 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2007
Ties: 1903, 1924, 1958, 1978, 1985, 1987, 1994
Apr 1956–Mar 1961
60-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1920
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2006, 2008
Ties: 1940, 1967, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/