Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIRAP


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
235 AM MDT SUN MAY 1 2016


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...THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 30 2016...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         51    310 PM  92    1992  63    -12       70
  MINIMUM         37    944 PM   9    1950  37      0       43
  AVERAGE         44                        50     -6       57

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.01          2.06 1967   0.09  -0.08     0.02
  MONTH TO DATE    1.85                      1.80   0.05     0.66
  SINCE MAR 1      2.94                      2.73   0.21     0.76
  SINCE JAN 1      3.80                      3.47   0.33     1.19

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          13.6  1967   0.2   -0.2      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    4.2                       7.9   -3.7       T
  SINCE MAR 1     10.2                      16.6   -6.4      1.2
  SINCE JUL 1     36.3                      40.0   -3.7     36.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       21                        15      6        8
  MONTH TO DATE  531                       602    -71      580
  SINCE MAR 1   1283                      1519   -236     1282
  SINCE JUL 1   5978                      6729   -751     6390

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         2     -2        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         2     -2        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         2     -2        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (30)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    34   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (40)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    14.2


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92          1200 AM
 LOWEST     46           400 PM
 AVERAGE    69

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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64        88      1955
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   37        18      1950


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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