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

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
CDUS43 KUNR 010047
CLIRAP


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
647 PM MDT SAT APR 30 2016


...................................

...THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 30 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1942 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
..................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         51    310 PM  92    1992  63    -12       70
  MINIMUM         39    535 AM   9    1950  37      2       43
  AVERAGE         45                        50     -5       57

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.01          2.06 1967   0.09  -0.08     0.02
  MONTH TO DATE    1.85                      1.80   0.05     0.66
  SINCE MAR 1      2.94                      2.73   0.21     0.76
  SINCE JAN 1      3.80                      3.47   0.33     1.19

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0          13.6  1967   0.2   -0.2      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    4.2                       7.9   -3.7       T
  SINCE MAR 1     10.2                      16.6   -6.4      1.2
  SINCE JUL 1     36.3                      40.0   -3.7     36.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           20                        15      5        8
  MONTH TO DATE  530                       602    -72      580
  SINCE MAR 1   1282                      1519   -237     1282
  SINCE JUL 1   5977                      6729   -752     6390

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         2     -2        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         2     -2        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         2     -2        0
..................................................................


WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (30)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    34   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (40)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    14.7


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92          1200 AM
 LOWEST     46           400 PM
 AVERAGE    69

..........................................................


THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64        88      1955
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   37        18      1950


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 30 2016.........SUNRISE   544 AM MDT   SUNSET   755 PM MDT
MAY  1 2016...........SUNRISE   543 AM MDT   SUNSET   756 PM MDT


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




$$





USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.