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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
553 AM MST SUN MAR 2 2014

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...THE EAST RAPID CITY SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2013 TO 2/28/2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              79   12/05/1939
 LOW              -34   02/11/1899
HIGHEST            64   02/16                         66  12/02
LOWEST            -15   01/05                         -2  01/30
AVG. MAXIMUM     34.1              37.5    -3.4     38.6
AVG. MINIMUM     11.6              17.5    -5.9     19.2
MEAN             22.8              27.5    -4.7     28.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32     37                                 28
DAYS MIN <= 32     81                                 81
DAYS MIN <= 0      29                                  6

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.06   1952
 MINIMUM         0.27   2001
TOTALS           1.05              1.09   -0.04     0.91
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.01    0.00     0.01
DAYS >= .01        29                                 18
DAYS >= .10         1                                  2
DAYS >= .50         0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.33   12/19 TO 12/19              0.25

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           40.0   1970
TOTALS           20.3              18.1     2.2     16.9
SINCE 7/1        50.1              26.7    23.4     21.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                 2      -1        0
DAYS >= 1.0         5               5.8    -0.8        7
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         5   12/20                          4  01/13
                                                          01/12
 24 HR TOTAL      5.2   12/19 TO 12/19               3.7

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3759              3374     385     3234
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    47/320    DATE  01/18
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    69/320    DATE  01/18

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               50     SLEET                      0
FOG                       6     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      0

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

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