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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
155 AM CDT MON MAY 1 2017


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...THE SIOUX FALLS SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 30 2017...

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


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         46    126 AM  92    2007  65    -19       45
                                      1992
  MINIMUM         34   1159 PM  17    1903  40     -6       42
  AVERAGE         40                        53    -13       44

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        1.38          1.87 1937   0.10   1.28     0.72
  MONTH TO DATE    2.87                      3.01  -0.14     4.62
  SINCE MAR 1      3.41                      4.77  -1.36     6.71
  SINCE JAN 1      4.52                      5.93  -1.41     8.39

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        1.3 R         T    2005   0.1    1.2      0.0
                                      1975
                                      1956
  MONTH TO DATE    1.3                       4.6   -3.3       T
  SINCE MAR 1      9.3                      13.0   -3.7     12.2
  SINCE JUL 1     40.7                      44.5   -3.8     68.5
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       25                        13     12       21
  MONTH TO DATE  474                       562    -88      482
  SINCE MAR 1   1384                      1557   -173     1246
  SINCE JUL 1   6190                      7407  -1217     6282

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    1                         5     -4        0
  SINCE MAR 1      1                         5     -4        0
  SINCE JAN 1      1                         5     -4        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    31   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (50)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    39   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (60)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    17.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  SNOW
  LIGHT SNOW
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           800 AM
 LOWEST     49          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    75

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THE SIOUX FALLS SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   65        94      1959
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   41        21      1997


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  1 2017...........SUNRISE   619 AM CDT   SUNSET   830 PM CDT
MAY  2 2017...........SUNRISE   618 AM CDT   SUNSET   831 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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