Yankton March Weather

Averages and records for weather in Yankton, South Dakota in the month of March.
Typical Yankton March Weather
1991–2020
Average daily high 47.1 °F
Average daily low 24.4 °F
Average monthly precipitation 1.5 inches
Average monthly snow 5.4 inches
Daily chance of precipitation 20.0%
Daily chance of snow 7.7%
Yankton March Weather Records
1932–2024
Highest temperature 93 °F March 30, 1943
Lowest temperature -25 °F March 1, 1962
Highest daily low 64 °F March 19, 2012
Lowest daily high -2 °F March 1, 1962
Hottest average high temperature 64.8 °F 2012
Coldest average high temperature 28.3 °F 1960
Most daily precipitation 2.7 inches March 13, 2019
Most monthly precipitation 5.2 inches 1987
Most daily snow 9.0 inches March 27, 2016
Most monthly snow 21.7 inches 1951
Note: Daily averages are a moving average which includes 14 days before and after
Day Average (°F) Record (°F)
High Low High Low
March 1 39.3 17.1 72 -25
March 2 39.9 17.6 75 -14
March 3 40.5 18.1 75 -15
March 4 40.9 18.5 71 -15
March 5 41.2 19.0 73 -15
March 6 41.8 19.4 75 -10
March 7 42.2 19.7 81 -10
March 8 42.6 20.0 77 -9
March 9 43.0 20.4 74 -6
March 10 43.5 20.8 71 -6
March 11 44.0 21.3 78 -16
March 12 44.5 21.8 75 -16
March 13 45.2 22.3 79 -9
March 14 45.8 22.9 81 -9
March 15 46.4 23.5 80 -2
March 16 47.0 24.0 80 -2
March 17 47.7 24.6 85 1
March 18 48.5 25.2 85 0
March 19 49.1 25.7 86 -2
March 20 49.6 26.0 79 -1
March 21 50.0 26.4 80 -1
March 22 50.4 26.8 83 -3
March 23 51.2 27.2 82 -5
March 24 51.8 27.7 80 -5
March 25 52.3 28.2 85 2
March 26 52.6 28.5 77 2
March 27 53.0 28.8 85 4
March 28 53.4 29.1 84 10
March 29 53.5 29.4 85 3
March 30 53.8 29.7 93 1
March 31 54.2 30.1 90 1
Weather Station Details
Years Station Coordinates
1932–2024 Yankton 2 E location