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CLIRAP


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1233 PM MDT MON AUG 31 2015


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...THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 31 2015...
VALID AS OF 1100 AM 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         78    326 AM 103    1954  83     -5       72
  MINIMUM         64    803 AM  41    1993  53     11       51
  AVERAGE         71                        68      3       62

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.88 2014   0.04  -0.04     0.88
  MONTH TO DATE    3.41                      1.56   1.85     4.02
  SINCE JUN 1     14.54                      5.94   8.60    11.21
  SINCE JAN 1     22.59                     12.63   9.96    16.60

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            0                         2     -2        3
  MONTH TO DATE   44                        18     26       14
  SINCE JUN 1     72                       136    -64      164
  SINCE JUL 1     45                        37      8       36

 COOLING
  TODAY            6                         5      1        0
  MONTH TO DATE  204                       223    -19      154
  SINCE JUN 1    493                       557    -64      343
  SINCE JAN 1    493                       572    -79      363
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    28   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    34   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (340)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.8


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    73           800 AM
 LOWEST     41           400 AM
 AVERAGE    57

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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82       101      2012
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   52        40      1974


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 31 2015........SUNRISE   614 AM MDT   SUNSET   730 PM MDT
SEPTEMBER  1 2015.....SUNRISE   615 AM MDT   SUNSET   729 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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