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CLIRAP


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
639 PM MDT FRI AUG 26 2016


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...THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 26 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM 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         69    426 PM 103    1994  84    -15       90
                                      1991
  MINIMUM         51    154 AM  43    2002  54     -3       58
                                      1967
  AVERAGE         60                        69     -9       74

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.63          1.60 2015   0.04   0.59     1.60
  MONTH TO DATE    1.94                      1.35   0.59     3.41
  SINCE JUN 1      5.99                      5.73   0.26    14.54
  SINCE JAN 1     10.63                     12.42  -1.79    22.59

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           0.0    MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            5                         1      4        0
  MONTH TO DATE   29                        10     19       44
  SINCE JUN 1     42                       124    -82       72
  SINCE JUL 1     32                        25      7       45

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         6     -6        9
  MONTH TO DATE  149                       200    -51      162
  SINCE JUN 1    590                       534     56      451
  SINCE JAN 1    590                       549     41      451
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (170)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (160)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.1


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           600 AM
 LOWEST     59           400 PM
 AVERAGE    80

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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   84       103      1991
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   54        42      1992


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 26 2016........SUNRISE   609 AM MDT   SUNSET   738 PM MDT
AUGUST 27 2016........SUNRISE   610 AM MDT   SUNSET   736 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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