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

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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
820 AM CST SUN NOV 1 2015

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...THE MITCHELL SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 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              96   10/02/1997
                        10/03/1938
                        10/04/1922
 LOW               -8   10/29/1925
HIGHEST            93   10/11        MM      MM       81  10/21
LOWEST             27   10/16        MM      MM       14  10/31
AVG. MAXIMUM     66.5              61.9     4.6     65.1
AVG. MINIMUM     41.7              37.4     4.3     37.8
MEAN             54.1              49.7     4.4     51.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               0.2     0.8        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      4               8.6    -4.6        7
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           1.54              1.62   -0.08     0.64
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.05    0.00     0.02
DAYS >= .01         4                MM      MM        4
DAYS >= .10         2                MM      MM        2
DAYS >= .50         2                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.37   10/22 TO 10/23

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
TOTALS              T                MM      MM      0.0
SINCE 7/1           T                MM      MM      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL        T   10/28 TO 10/28

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     340               483    -143      410
 SINCE 7/1        422               641    -219      540
COOLING TOTAL      11                 7       4        0
 SINCE 1/1        894               824      70      724
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/300    DATE  10/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/320    DATE  10/11

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           20
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              6
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     62

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                       3     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      4

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

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