Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1966
1-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Feb–Mar 1966
2-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1905
Jan–Mar 1966
3-Month
18.7°F
(-7.4°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1936
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Dec 1965–Mar 1966
4-Month
20.8°F
(-6.2°C)
21.3°F
(-5.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1936
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1940
Nov 1965–Mar 1966
5-Month
23.3°F
(-4.8°C)
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899, 1936
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2000
Ties: 2018
Oct 1965–Mar 1966
6-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1924, 1940
Sep 1965–Mar 1966
7-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1915, 1985
Aug 1965–Mar 1966
8-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Jul 1965–Mar 1966
9-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Jun 1965–Mar 1966
10-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1971, 1972
May 1965–Mar 1966
11-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1907, 1930, 1947, 1950, 2001
Apr 1965–Mar 1966
12-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2016
Ties: 1908, 1930, 1948, 2001
Oct 1964–Mar 1966
18-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2013
Apr 1964–Mar 1966
24-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2000
Apr 1963–Mar 1966
36-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2000
Ties: 1921, 1924, 1927, 1937, 2010
Apr 1962–Mar 1966
48-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1899, 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2007
Ties: 1938, 1947, 1995
Apr 1961–Mar 1966
60-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1920
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2006, 2008
Ties: 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1956, 1962, 1975

Citing This Page

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