Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1963
1-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
7.1°F
(4.0°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1905
Feb–Mar 1963
2-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
5.3°F
(2.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1990, 2004
Jan–Mar 1963
3-Month
23.0°F
(-5.0°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1936
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1958, 1977
Dec 1962–Mar 1963
4-Month
23.1°F
(-4.9°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1936
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1927
Nov 1962–Mar 1963
5-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899, 1936
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2000
Ties: 1926, 1945, 1946
Oct 1962–Mar 1963
6-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1991
Sep 1962–Mar 1963
7-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1941, 2020
Aug 1962–Mar 1963
8-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Jul 1962–Mar 1963
9-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1902, 1932, 1955, 1988
Jun 1962–Mar 1963
10-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1944, 1955, 1967, 1980
May 1962–Mar 1963
11-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Apr 1962–Mar 1963
12-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1914
Oct 1961–Mar 1963
18-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013
Ties: 1924, 1953, 1998
Apr 1961–Mar 1963
24-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1952
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2000
Ties: 1967
Apr 1960–Mar 1963
36-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2000
Ties: 1981, 1984, 1987, 2021
Apr 1959–Mar 1963
48-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899, 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2007
Ties: 1926, 1927, 1946, 1955, 1981, 1986
Apr 1958–Mar 1963
60-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1920
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006, 2008
Ties: 1932, 1947, 1968, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/