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

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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
853 AM CDT MON AUG 3 2015

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...THE SIOUX FALLS SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2015

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   07/17        MM      MM       92  07/06
                        07/12
LOWEST             50   07/21        MM      MM       47  07/16
                        07/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     83.0              84.1    -1.1     80.2
AVG. MINIMUM     61.4              61.9    -0.5     59.3
MEAN             72.2              73.0    -0.8     69.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      4               6.1    -2.1        2
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           4.19              3.09    1.10     0.80
DAILY AVG.       0.14              0.10    0.04     0.03
DAYS >= .01        10               9.8     0.2        6
DAYS >= .10         6               5.4     0.6        3
DAYS >= .50         2               2.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.6     1.4        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.67   07/05 TO 07/06

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       6                 8      -2       15
 SINCE 7/1          6                 8      -2       15
COOLING TOTAL     236               256     -20      172
 SINCE 1/1        397               427     -30      361
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/160    DATE  07/18
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/320    DATE  07/25

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             18
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             11     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      10     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      2

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

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