Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1028 AM CDT SAT APR 1 2017

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...THE HURON SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1881 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              89   03/30/1943
 LOW              -25   03/14/1897
HIGHEST            70   03/19        MM      MM       79  03/11
LOWEST             -2   03/13        MM      MM       -3  03/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     44.0              43.7     0.3     52.9
AVG. MINIMUM     24.3              22.6     1.7     28.4
MEAN             34.2              33.1     1.1     40.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      8               5.3     2.7        2
DAYS MIN <= 32     22              25.3    -3.3       21
DAYS MIN <= 0       2               1.5     0.5        1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         5.89   1977
 MINIMUM         0.06   1925
TOTALS           0.77              1.46   -0.69     1.07
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.05   -0.03     0.03
DAYS >= .01         9               7.5     1.5        8
DAYS >= .10         2               3.4    -1.4        4
DAYS >= .50         0               0.8    -0.8        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.3    -0.3        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.37   03/12 TO 03/12

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           33.9   1975
TOTALS           13.9               8.9     5.0      2.3
SINCE 7/1        35.9              39.9    -4.0     33.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                 4      -3        0
DAYS >= 1.0         5               2.3     2.7        1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         7   03/13                          4  03/01
 24 HR TOTAL      5.7   03/12 TO 03/12

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     947               987     -40      747
 SINCE 7/1       6096              6819    -723     5823
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/280    DATE  03/07
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/290    DATE  03/07

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              9
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                0     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW               12     SLEET                      0
FOG                      10     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      0

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

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