Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1122 AM MDT SUN JUL 10 2016

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...THE EAST RAPID CITY SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
3/1/2016 TO 5/31/2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              99   05/27/1969
 LOW              -17   03/03/1891
HIGHEST            84   05/05                         MM  MM
LOWEST             16   03/20                         MM  MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     59.6              56.2     3.4       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     38.2              34.6     3.6       MM
MEAN             48.9              45.4     3.5       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                 MM
DAYS MAX <= 32      2                                 MM
DAYS MIN <= 32     27                                 MM
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                 MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.99   1920
 MINIMUM         2.12   1936
TOTALS           3.73              7.28   -3.55       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.08   -0.04       MM
DAYS >= .01        29                                 MM
DAYS >= .10        16                                 MM
DAYS >= .50         1                                 MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                 MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.54   04/26                         MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           65.5   1950
TOTALS           11.7              22.6   -10.9       MM
SINCE 7/1        41.6              49.3    -7.7       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.0         5               5.5    -0.5       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         3   03/26                         MM  MM
                        03/25
                        03/24
 24 HR TOTAL      3.6   03/22 TO 03/23                MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1465              1818    -353       MM
COOLING TOTAL       6                17     -11       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    49/330    DATE  04/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    75/330    DATE  04/05

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     54

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               3
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               36     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW               18     SLEET                      3
FOG                       4     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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