Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1020 AM MDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE EAST RAPID CITY SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 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             106   08/29/2012
                        08/14/1935
                        08/01/1900
 LOW               36   08/28/1911
HIGHEST            90   08/14                        101  08/27
LOWEST             48   08/25                         54  08/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     79.5              83.6    -4.1     85.2
AVG. MINIMUM     60.1              59.8     0.3     62.8
MEAN             69.8              71.7    -1.9     74.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      1                                 10
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         5.67   1906
 MINIMUM         0.09   1944
TOTALS           4.75              1.97    2.78     3.04
DAILY AVG.       0.15              0.06    0.09     0.10
DAYS >= .01        15                                 11
DAYS >= .10         7                                  7
DAYS >= .50         3                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        2                                  1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.87   08/05 TO 08/05              1.16

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.2   1955
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31               0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      13                18      -5        0
 SINCE 7/1         24                30      -6        6
COOLING TOTAL     171               226     -55      288
 SINCE 1/1        436               595    -159      685
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/320    DATE  08/09
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/310    DATE  08/09

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               20     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       2
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       4     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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