Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2009
1-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1899
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Feb–Mar 2009
2-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1899
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Jan–Mar 2009
3-Month
23.4°F
(-4.8°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1936
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1910
Dec 2008–Mar 2009
4-Month
21.0°F
(-6.1°C)
21.3°F
(-5.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1936
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1907
Nov 2008–Mar 2009
5-Month
23.7°F
(-4.6°C)
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899, 1936
65th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000
Ties: 1941, 1989
Oct 2008–Mar 2009
6-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
65th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Sep 2008–Mar 2009
7-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Ties: 2018
Aug 2008–Mar 2009
8-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Jul 2008–Mar 2009
9-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
65th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Ties: 1898, 2018
Jun 2008–Mar 2009
10-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Ties: 1898, 1973, 1975
May 2008–Mar 2009
11-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Apr 2008–Mar 2009
12-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
81st Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2016
Ties: 1907, 1922, 1950, 1956
Oct 2007–Mar 2009
18-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1979
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2013
Ties: 1915, 1944, 1956, 1996
Apr 2007–Mar 2009
24-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1952
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000
Ties: 1927, 1976, 1984, 2014
Apr 2006–Mar 2009
36-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000
Ties: 1955, 1982, 1988
Apr 2005–Mar 2009
48-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1899, 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2007
Ties: 1942, 2003
Apr 2004–Mar 2009
60-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1920
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2006, 2008
Ties: 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 12, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/