Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
128 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016


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...THE SIOUX FALLS SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 30 2016...

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


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         45    437 PM  92    2007  65    -20       75
                                      1992
  MINIMUM         42   1144 AM  17    1903  40      2       37
  AVERAGE         44                        53     -9       56

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.72          1.87 1937   0.10   0.62     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    4.62                      3.01   1.61     1.00
  SINCE MAR 1      6.71                      4.77   1.94     1.33
  SINCE JAN 1      8.39                      5.93   2.46     2.55

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    2005   0.1   -0.1      0.0
                                      1975
                                      1956
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         4.6   -4.6       T
  SINCE MAR 1     12.2                      13.0   -0.8      1.7
  SINCE JUL 1     68.5                      44.5   24.0     31.9
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       21                        13      8        9
  MONTH TO DATE  482                       562    -80      431
  SINCE MAR 1   1246                      1557   -311     1251
  SINCE JUL 1   6282                      7407  -1125     7000

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         5     -5        4
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         5     -5        4
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         5     -5        4
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    31   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (70)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    42   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (50)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    18.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    89           100 AM
 LOWEST     76           400 AM
 AVERAGE    83

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THE SIOUX FALLS SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   65        94      1959
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   41        21      1997


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  1 2016...........SUNRISE   619 AM CDT   SUNSET   830 PM CDT
MAY  2 2016...........SUNRISE   617 AM CDT   SUNSET   831 PM CDT


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




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