Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2012
1-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
16.2°F
(9.0°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Mar 2012
2-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
11.0°F
(6.1°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Mar 2012
3-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
10.8°F
(6.0°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1936
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 2011–Mar 2012
4-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
9.8°F
(5.5°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1936
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 2011–Mar 2012
5-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
8.4°F
(4.6°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899, 1936
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Oct 2011–Mar 2012
6-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
7.6°F
(4.2°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 2011–Mar 2012
7-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
6.5°F
(3.6°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Aug 2011–Mar 2012
8-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 2011–Mar 2012
9-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
5.5°F
(3.1°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jun 2011–Mar 2012
10-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
4.9°F
(2.8°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
May 2011–Mar 2012
11-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Apr 2011–Mar 2012
12-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2016
Ties: 1981
Oct 2010–Mar 2012
18-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2013
Ties: 1942, 2001
Apr 2010–Mar 2012
24-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000
Ties: 1934, 2018
Apr 2009–Mar 2012
36-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2000
Ties: 2019
Apr 2008–Mar 2012
48-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1899, 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2007
Ties: 1957
Apr 2007–Mar 2012
60-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1920
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2006, 2008
Ties: 1937, 1957, 1999, 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/