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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1005 AM MDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE GILLETTE AIRPORT WY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            95   08/09                         99  08/14
                        08/02
LOWEST             42   08/20                         35  08/23
                        08/19
AVG. MAXIMUM     83.1              85.7    -2.6     86.2
AVG. MINIMUM     53.0              53.3    -0.3     54.4
MEAN             68.1              69.5    -1.4     70.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      9                                 12
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           1.56              0.95    0.61     1.87
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.03    0.02     0.06
DAYS >= .01         8                                  7
DAYS >= .10         4                                  4
DAYS >= .50         1                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.66   08/07 TO 08/08              0.85

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      47                38       9       43
 SINCE 7/1         54                57      -3       65
COOLING TOTAL     150               178     -28      215
 SINCE 1/1        544               460      84      453
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/170    DATE  08/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/250    DATE  08/07

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     53

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       3     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1

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

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