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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
820 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

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...THE SIOUX CITY IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1889 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             103   MM
 LOW               24   MM
HIGHEST            90   09/19        MM      MM       94  09/09
LOWEST             35   09/13        MM      MM       34  09/21
AVG. MAXIMUM     75.8              76.2    -0.4     81.2
AVG. MINIMUM     52.8              50.6     2.2     55.6
MEAN             64.3              63.4     0.9     68.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               2.1    -1.1        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.7    -0.7        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.69   1965
 MINIMUM         0.07   1950
TOTALS           2.79              2.96   -0.17     1.44
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.10   -0.01     0.05
DAYS >= .01         9               8.3     0.7        7
DAYS >= .10         7               4.9     2.1        5
DAYS >= .50         2               1.9     0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.8    -0.8        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.17   08/31 TO 09/01

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     106               132     -26       45
 SINCE 7/1        112               147     -35       65
COOLING TOTAL      92                84       8      152
 SINCE 1/1        858               861      -3      953
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/270    DATE  09/01
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/270    DATE  09/01

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           19
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      22     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
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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