Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1159 PM CST THU FEB 2 2017

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...THE MITCHELL SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              68   01/05/2012
 LOW              -38   01/19/1970
HIGHEST            49   01/20        MM      MM       43  01/29
                                                          01/27
LOWEST             -6   01/04        MM      MM      -17  01/17
AVG. MAXIMUM     28.4              28.1     0.3     26.8
AVG. MINIMUM     13.0               9.5     3.5     10.4
MEAN             20.7              18.8     1.9     18.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     18              17.8     0.2       20
DAYS MIN <= 32     30              30.5    -0.5       31
DAYS MIN <= 0       7               7.4    -0.4        7

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           0.76              0.22    0.54     0.45
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.01    0.01     0.01
DAYS >= .01         6                MM      MM        7
DAYS >= .10         2                MM      MM        2
DAYS >= .50         0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.63   01/24 TO 01/25

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
TOTALS            9.4                MM      MM      6.3
SINCE 7/1        23.0                MM      MM     34.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      2                MM      MM        6
DAYS >= 1.0         2                MM      MM        3
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         7   01/26                          9  01/27
                                                          01/26
 24 HR TOTAL      7.4   01/24 TO 01/25

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1367              1432     -65     1431
 SINCE 7/1       3849              4367    -518     3801
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/300    DATE  01/30
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/290    DATE  01/30

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           11
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     80

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                2     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW               10     SLEET                      0
FOG                      15     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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