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CLIRAP


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
555 PM MST THU DEC 14 2017


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...THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 14 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1942 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         39    345 AM  70    1998  37      2       23
  MINIMUM         32   1112 AM -25    1989  13     19       -1
  AVERAGE         36                        24     12       11

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             0.92 1996   0.02  -0.02     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.07                      0.18  -0.11     0.03
  SINCE DEC 1      0.07                      0.18  -0.11     0.03
  SINCE JAN 1     11.09                     16.05  -4.96    12.53

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            T             3.7  1994   0.2   -0.2      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    2.3                       2.5   -0.2      0.7
  SINCE DEC 1      2.3                       2.5   -0.2      0.7
  SINCE JUL 1      2.3                      10.3   -8.0      3.5
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           29                        40    -11       54
  MONTH TO DATE  394                       547   -153      694
  SINCE DEC 1    394                       547   -153      694
  SINCE JUL 1   1945                      2222   -277     1917

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    709                       636     73      646
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    46   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    55   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    26.5


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT SNOW


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    82          1200 AM
 LOWEST     54           200 AM
 AVERAGE    68

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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   36        63      1952
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   13       -22      1989


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 14 2017......SUNRISE   720 AM MST   SUNSET   414 PM MST
DECEMBER 15 2017......SUNRISE   720 AM MST   SUNSET   415 PM MST


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




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