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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
916 AM CDT THU AUG 1 2013

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...THE SIOUX FALLS SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             110   07/17/1936
 LOW               34   07/09/1895
HIGHEST            92   07/18        MM      MM      104  07/06
LOWEST             44   07/28        MM      MM       56  07/10
AVG. MAXIMUM     82.7              84.1    -1.4     94.0
AVG. MINIMUM     61.6              61.9    -0.3     68.7
MEAN             72.2              73.0    -0.8     81.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      3               6.1    -3.1       23
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.11   1900
 MINIMUM         0.24   2012
TOTALS           0.60              3.09   -2.49     0.24
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.10   -0.08     0.01
DAYS >= .01         6               9.8    -3.8        2
DAYS >= .10         2               5.4    -3.4        1
DAYS >= .50         0               2.1    -2.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.6    -0.6        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.28   07/20 TO 07/20
                        07/19 TO 07/20
                        07/20 TO 07/20

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      19                 8      11        0
 SINCE 7/1         19                 8      11        0
COOLING TOTAL     249               256      -7      514
 SINCE 1/1        427               427       0      841
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/170    DATE  07/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/180    DATE  07/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           15
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          2

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       6     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
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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