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Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1997
1-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Feb–Mar 1997
2-Month
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1960
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1952
Jan–Mar 1997
3-Month
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1936
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 2011
Dec 1996–Mar 1997
4-Month
18.1°F
(-7.7°C)
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
-5.7°F
(-3.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1937
Nov 1996–Mar 1997
5-Month
19.4°F
(-7.0°C)
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
-6.4°F
(-3.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936, 1979
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Oct 1996–Mar 1997
6-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936, 1979
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Sep 1996–Mar 1997
7-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1965
Aug 1996–Mar 1997
8-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1936
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Jul 1996–Mar 1997
9-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Jun 1996–Mar 1997
10-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1979
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
May 1996–Mar 1997
11-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Apr 1996–Mar 1997
12-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1936
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Oct 1995–Mar 1997
18-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1979
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1970
Apr 1995–Mar 1997
24-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1952
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Apr 1994–Mar 1997
36-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1952
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017, 2018
Ties: 1949, 1960, 1961, 1963
Apr 1993–Mar 1997
48-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1952
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1973, 1996
Apr 1992–Mar 1997
60-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2006

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