Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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CLMHON

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
550 PM CDT SAT NOV 1 2014

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...THE HURON SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1881 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             102   10/05/1963
 LOW               -6   10/29/1925
HIGHEST            81   10/24        MM      MM       82  10/02
                        10/21
LOWEST              8   10/31        MM      MM       26  10/25
                                                          10/18
AVG. MAXIMUM     63.7              60.4     3.3     56.4
AVG. MINIMUM     35.2              35.4    -0.2     36.8
MEAN             49.4              47.9     1.5     46.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     10              10.9    -0.9       13
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.44   1946
 MINIMUM            T   1952
TOTALS           0.28              1.79   -1.51     5.41
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.06   -0.05     0.17
DAYS >= .01         4               7.0    -3.0       15
DAYS >= .10         1               3.5    -2.5        6
DAYS >= .50         0               1.3    -1.3        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.4    -0.4        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.36   09/30 TO 10/01

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           10.7   1995
TOTALS            0.0               1.1    -1.1      0.9
SINCE 7/1         0.0               1.1    -1.1      0.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.3    -0.3        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   10/31 TO 10/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     475               534     -59      564
 SINCE 7/1        647               730     -83      639
COOLING TOTAL       0                 4      -4        0
 SINCE 1/1        597               742    -145      848
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/320    DATE  10/03
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/280    DATE  10/16

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           19
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              9
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     61

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       8     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      2

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

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