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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
152 PM CST THU DEC 1 2016

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...THE SIOUX FALLS SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 2016...

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

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              81   11/08/1999
 LOW              -17   11/30/1964
                        11/14/1959
HIGHEST            74   11/04        MM      MM       68  11/04
                                                          11/03
LOWEST             12   11/20        MM      MM        3  11/22
AVG. MAXIMUM     53.1              42.5    10.6     47.3
AVG. MINIMUM     31.5              22.7     8.8     29.2
MEAN             42.3              32.6     9.7     38.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      1               6.7    -5.7        7
DAYS MIN <= 32     15              24.8    -9.8       15
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               1.0    -1.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.76   2001
 MINIMUM         0.00   1914
TOTALS           1.81              1.36    0.45     3.89
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.05    0.01     0.13
DAYS >= .01         9               7.2     1.8        8
DAYS >= .10         4               2.9     1.1        7
DAYS >= .50         1               0.7     0.3        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.3    -0.3        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.82   11/27 TO 11/28

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           21.9   1985
TOTALS            6.0               7.4    -1.4     17.3
SINCE 7/1         6.0               8.7    -2.7     17.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= 1.0         1               2.0    -1.0        3
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         4   11/19                          7  11/21
 24 HR TOTAL      5.0   11/18 TO 11/18

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     674               972    -298      795
 SINCE 7/1       1135              1712    -577     1274
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1        879               690     189      715
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/320    DATE  11/18
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/320    DATE  11/18

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           14
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     77

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                5     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      1

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

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