Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2004
1-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
7.6°F
(4.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1968
Feb–Mar 2004
2-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
5.3°F
(2.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1963, 1990
Jan–Mar 2004
3-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1936
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Dec 2003–Mar 2004
4-Month
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1936
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Nov 2003–Mar 2004
5-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899, 1936
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2000
Oct 2003–Mar 2004
6-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1934, 1990
Sep 2003–Mar 2004
7-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Aug 2003–Mar 2004
8-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1934, 1983, 1998
Jul 2003–Mar 2004
9-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1935, 1954
Jun 2003–Mar 2004
10-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1942, 2005, 2013
May 2003–Mar 2004
11-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1995, 1998, 2005
Apr 2003–Mar 2004
12-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1899
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Ties: 1987, 1988, 1990, 2005
Oct 2002–Mar 2004
18-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1979
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2013
Ties: 1931, 1982, 2018
Apr 2002–Mar 2004
24-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1952
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2000
Ties: 1940, 1954, 1964
Apr 2001–Mar 2004
36-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1918
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2000
Apr 2000–Mar 2004
48-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899, 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2007
Ties: 1989
Apr 1999–Mar 2004
60-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1920
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2006, 2008
Ties: 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/