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CLIRAP


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1237 PM MDT SUN MAY 1 2016


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...THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 1 2016...
VALID AS OF 1100 AM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1942 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         54   1053 AM  88    1955  64    -10       74
  MINIMUM         32    201 AM  18    1950  37     -5       38
  AVERAGE         43                        50     -7       56

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.48 1946   0.09  -0.09     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.00                      0.09  -0.09     0.00
  SINCE MAR 1      2.94                      2.82   0.12     0.76
  SINCE JAN 1      3.80                      3.56   0.24     1.19

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           1.2  1954   0.1   -0.1      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1     10.2                      16.7   -6.5      1.2
  SINCE JUL 1     36.3                      40.1   -3.8     36.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           22                        15      7        9
  MONTH TO DATE   22                        15      7        9
  SINCE MAR 1   1305                      1534   -229     1291
  SINCE JUL 1   6000                      6744   -744     6399

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         2     -2        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         2     -2        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    21   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (360)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (10)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.7


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    82           100 AM
 LOWEST     41          1100 AM
 AVERAGE    62

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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64        86      2015
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   37        22      2005
                                             1976


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  1 2016...........SUNRISE   543 AM MDT   SUNSET   756 PM MDT
MAY  2 2016...........SUNRISE   542 AM MDT   SUNSET   757 PM MDT


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




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