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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1960
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
20.0°F
(-6.7°C)
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
-8.4°F
(-4.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1960
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
14.1°F
(-9.9°C)
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
-10.8°F
(-6.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
14.8°F
(-9.6°C)
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
-9.0°F
(-5.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1979
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
18.2°F
(-7.7°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-7.7°F
(-4.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1936, 1979
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
23.2°F
(-4.9°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
-6.5°F
(-3.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936, 1979
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
-5.6°F
(-3.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1936
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1979
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1936
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1960, 1965
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1936
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1971
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1960
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1952
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1952
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017, 2018
Ties: 1947, 1966, 1975, 1987
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1952
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1967, 1995, 1999
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1952
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2006
Ties: 1995

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/