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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1153 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

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...THE HURON SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1881 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              65   01/05/2012
 LOW              -43   01/12/1912
                        01/08/1887
HIGHEST            44   01/29        MM      MM       51  01/26
LOWEST            -18   01/17        MM      MM      -14  01/12
                        01/16                             01/06
                                                          01/05
AVG. MAXIMUM     25.4              26.8    -1.4     28.7
AVG. MINIMUM      8.0               6.6     1.4     10.4
MEAN             16.7              16.7     0.0     19.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     23              18.9     4.1       17
DAYS MIN <= 32     31              30.6     0.4       31
DAYS MIN <= 0       8              10.4    -2.4       10

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.87   1897
 MINIMUM         0.01   1898
TOTALS           0.29              0.50   -0.21     0.35
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.02   -0.01     0.01
DAYS >= .01         7               5.6     1.4        7
DAYS >= .10         0               1.4    -1.4        1
DAYS >= .50         0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.09   01/21 TO 01/21

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           28.7   2001
TOTALS            5.3               7.3    -2.0      4.3
SINCE 7/1        25.2              23.6     1.6     17.6
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      5                 4       1        3
DAYS >= 1.0         3               2.3     0.7        2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         7   01/27                          6  01/10
                        01/26                             01/09
                        01/25                             01/08
 24 HR TOTAL      1.8   01/25 TO 01/25

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1490              1497      -7     1402
 SINCE 7/1       4038              4617    -579     4557
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/330    DATE  01/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/340    DATE  01/11

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           11
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     83

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                0     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW               13     SLEET                      0
FOG                      21     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
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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