Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
525 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016


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...THE SIOUX FALLS SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 5 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         76    359 PM  94    1909  67      9       70
  MINIMUM         38    450 AM  23    1968  42     -4       44
                                      1954
                                      1944
  AVERAGE         57                        54      3       57

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          1.68 1942   0.11  -0.11     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.06                      0.54  -0.48      T
  SINCE MAR 1      6.77                      5.31   1.46     1.33
  SINCE JAN 1      8.45                      6.47   1.98     2.55

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           3.0  1944   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.2   -0.2      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1     12.2                      13.2   -1.0      1.7
  SINCE JUL 1     68.5                      44.7   23.8     31.9
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            8                        11     -3        8
  MONTH TO DATE   61                        58      3       17
  SINCE MAR 1   1307                      1615   -308     1268
  SINCE JUL 1   6343                      7465  -1122     7017

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         1     -1        4
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         6     -6        8
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         6     -6        8
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (190)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (200)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    86           600 AM
 LOWEST     38           100 PM
 AVERAGE    62

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THE SIOUX FALLS SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   67        89      1934
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   43        25      1976
                                             1931


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  5 2016...........SUNRISE   613 AM CDT   SUNSET   834 PM CDT
MAY  6 2016...........SUNRISE   612 AM CDT   SUNSET   836 PM CDT


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




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