Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIRAP


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
537 PM MST WED MAR 4 2015


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...THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 4 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1942 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         17    401 PM  71    2000  44    -27       19
  MINIMUM         -3    119 AM -11    1960  19    -22        5
  AVERAGE          7                        32    -25       12

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.87 1992   0.03  -0.03     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.08                      0.10  -0.02     0.25
  SINCE MAR 1      0.08                      0.10  -0.02     0.25
  SINCE JAN 1      0.51                      0.84  -0.33     0.74

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           6.3  1995   0.3   -0.3      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    1.2                       1.1    0.1      5.0
  SINCE MAR 1      1.2                       1.1    0.1      5.0
  SINCE JUL 1     36.2                      24.5   11.7     48.0
  SNOW DEPTH       T

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           58                        33     25       53
  MONTH TO DATE  193                       135     58      256
  SINCE MAR 1    193                       135     58      256
  SINCE JUL 1   5301                      5345    -44     5889

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    28   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    34   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (350)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.7


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    79           700 AM
 LOWEST     49           300 PM
 AVERAGE    64

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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44        76      2000
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   20       -15      1943


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH  4 2015.........SUNRISE   624 AM MST   SUNSET   544 PM MST
MARCH  5 2015.........SUNRISE   623 AM MST   SUNSET   546 PM MST


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




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