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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1024 AM CST SAT FEB 1 2014

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...THE SIOUX CITY IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1889 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              71   01/26/2002
 LOW              -35   01/12/1912
HIGHEST            65   01/19        MM      MM       55  01/18
LOWEST            -15   01/28        MM      MM       -5  01/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     32.6              30.5     2.1     30.7
AVG. MINIMUM      4.1              10.2    -6.1     10.5
MEAN             18.3              20.4    -2.1     20.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     14              15.9    -1.9       15
DAYS MIN <= 32     31              30.8     0.2       29
DAYS MIN <= 0      14               7.0     7.0        5

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.44   1949
 MINIMUM         0.04   1928
TOTALS           0.19              0.62   -0.43     0.19
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.02   -0.01     0.01
DAYS >= .01         3               6.3    -3.3        5
DAYS >= .10         1               1.6    -0.6        0
DAYS >= .50         0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.17   01/01 TO 01/01
                        12/31 TO 01/01
                        01/01 TO 01/01

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           29.1   1982
TOTALS            2.1               6.7    -4.6      1.4
SINCE 7/1         5.3              19.9   -14.6     11.4
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 3      -3        1
DAYS >= 1.0         1               2.2    -1.2        1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   01/11                          4  01/02
                        01/10                             01/01
                        01/09
 24 HR TOTAL      1.2   MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1441              1384      57     1369
 SINCE 7/1       4315              4176     139     4052
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              13.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    53/330    DATE  01/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    63/340    DATE  01/16

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW               10     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     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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