Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1968
1-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
7.6°F
(4.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1899
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 2004
Feb–Mar 1968
2-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1899
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Jan–Mar 1968
3-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1936
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1954
Dec 1967–Mar 1968
4-Month
23.3°F
(-4.8°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1936
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1919, 1980
Nov 1967–Mar 1968
5-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1899, 1936
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2000
Ties: 1964
Oct 1967–Mar 1968
6-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1899
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Sep 1967–Mar 1968
7-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1899
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1911
Aug 1967–Mar 1968
8-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1899
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1940
Jul 1967–Mar 1968
9-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1899
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Jun 1967–Mar 1968
10-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1899
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1900, 1926
May 1967–Mar 1968
11-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1899
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1908
Apr 1967–Mar 1968
12-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1899
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1900, 1959, 1970, 2011
Oct 1966–Mar 1968
18-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1927, 1967
Apr 1966–Mar 1968
24-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1952
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2000
Ties: 1914, 1956, 1957
Apr 1965–Mar 1968
36-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2000
Ties: 1922, 1960, 1994
Apr 1964–Mar 1968
48-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1899, 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2007
Ties: 1901, 1916, 1929, 1970
Apr 1963–Mar 1968
60-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1920
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2006, 2008
Ties: 1932, 1947, 1963, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/