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CXUS53 KUNR 011617
CLMD07


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
915 AM MST SUN JAN 1 2017

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...THE FAITH SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            39   12/04                         59  12/09
LOWEST            -23R  12/18                         -2  12/27
AVG. MAXIMUM     19.7              30.7   -11.0     30.7
AVG. MINIMUM      3.9              11.5    -7.6     16.8
MEAN             11.8              21.1    -9.3     23.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32     24                                 18
DAYS MIN <= 32     28                                 30
DAYS MIN <= 0      12                                  1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           0.44              0.40    0.04     0.53
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.01    0.01     0.02
DAYS >= .01         4                                  7
DAYS >= .10         3                                  1
DAYS >= .50         0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.19   12/15 TO 12/16              0.33

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1482              1360     122     1269
 SINCE 7/1       2733              3143    -410     2655
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1        734               635      99      691
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              15.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/300    DATE  12/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/300    DATE  12/05

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     82


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

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