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

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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1035 AM CST TUE DEC 3 2015

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...THE SIOUX FALLS SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 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              81   11/08/1999
 LOW              -17   11/30/1964
                        11/14/1959
HIGHEST            68   11/04        MM      MM       59  11/05
                        11/03                             11/02
LOWEST              3   11/22        MM      MM       -7  11/27
AVG. MAXIMUM     47.3              42.5     4.8     35.9
AVG. MINIMUM     29.2              22.7     6.5     16.5
MEAN             38.2              32.6     5.6     26.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      7               6.7     0.3       14
DAYS MIN <= 32     15              24.8    -9.8       26
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               1.0    -1.0        3

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.76   2001
 MINIMUM         0.00   1914
TOTALS           3.89              1.36    2.53     0.56
DAILY AVG.       0.13              0.05    0.08     0.02
DAYS >= .01         8               7.2     0.8        5
DAYS >= .10         7               2.9     4.1        2
DAYS >= .50         3               0.7     2.3        0
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.3     0.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.53   11/17 TO 11/18

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           21.9   1985
TOTALS           17.3               7.4     9.9      8.3
SINCE 7/1        17.3               8.7     8.6      8.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= 1.0         3               2.0     1.0        1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         7   11/21                          6  11/16
 24 HR TOTAL      8.7   11/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     795               972    -177     1158
 SINCE 7/1       1274              1712    -438     1756
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1        715               690      25      610
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/300    DATE  11/18
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/310    DATE  11/18

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                5     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW                3     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
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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