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CLIRAP


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
236 AM MDT SUN MAY 24 2015


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...THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 23 2015...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         58    527 PM  87    1960  70    -12       80
                                      1951
  MINIMUM         45    156 AM  24    2002  45      0       50
  AVERAGE         52                        57     -5       65

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.08          2.35 1946   0.11  -0.03     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    5.17                      2.35   2.82     1.13
  SINCE MAR 1      5.93                      5.08   0.85     4.49
  SINCE JAN 1      6.36                      5.82   0.54     4.98

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    1949   0.0    0.0      0.0
                                      1949
  MONTH TO DATE   13.0                       1.1   11.9      0.1
  SINCE MAR 1     14.2                      17.7   -3.5     20.8
  SINCE JUL 1     49.2                      41.1    8.1     63.8
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       13                         8      5        0
  MONTH TO DATE  333                       267     66      337
  SINCE MAR 1   1615                      1786   -171     2000
  SINCE JUL 1   6723                      6996   -273     7633

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         2     -2        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         2     -2        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (140)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    19   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (120)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.3


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           100 AM
 LOWEST     72          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    83

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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   70        89      1985
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   45        23      2002


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 24 2015...........SUNRISE   518 AM MDT   SUNSET   821 PM MDT
MAY 25 2015...........SUNRISE   517 AM MDT   SUNSET   822 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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