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CLIRAP


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1140 AM MST MON DEC 5 2016


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...THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 5 2016...
VALID AS OF 1100 AM 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
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         37    406 AM  67    1987  38     -1       48
  MINIMUM         27   1059 AM -22    1972  14     13       22
  AVERAGE         32                        26      6       35

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             0.18 1956   0.01  -0.01     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.06  -0.06     0.14
  SINCE DEC 1      T                         0.06  -0.06     0.14
  SINCE JAN 1     12.50                     15.93  -3.43    24.76

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            T             2.2  1956   0.2   -0.2      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.9   -0.9      2.5
  SINCE DEC 1      T                         0.9   -0.9      2.5
  SINCE JUL 1      2.8                       8.7   -5.9      9.1
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           33                        39     -6       30
  MONTH TO DATE  170                       190    -20      156
  SINCE DEC 1    170                       190    -20      156
  SINCE JUL 1   1393                      1865   -472     1601

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    646                       636     10      577
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    41   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    52   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    20.2


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT SNOW


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    82           500 AM
 LOWEST     56           100 AM
 AVERAGE    69

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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   38        65      1981
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   14       -20      1972


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER  5 2016......SUNRISE   712 AM MST   SUNSET   414 PM MST
DECEMBER  6 2016......SUNRISE   713 AM MST   SUNSET   414 PM MST


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




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