Climatological Report (Seasonal)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1122 AM MDT SUN JUL 10 2016

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...THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
3/1/2016 TO 5/31/2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1942 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              98   05/27/1969
 LOW              -21   03/08/1996
HIGHEST            84   05/05                         MM  MM
LOWEST             10   03/20                         MM  MM
                        03/19
AVG. MAXIMUM     61.0              58.0     3.0       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     33.3              32.3     1.0       MM
MEAN             47.2              45.1     2.1       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                 MM
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                 MM
DAYS MIN <= 32     42                                 MM
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                 MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.20   1946
 MINIMUM         1.95   1979
TOTALS           3.78              5.95   -2.17       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.06   -0.02       MM
DAYS >= .01        27                                 MM
DAYS >= .10        10                                 MM
DAYS >= .50         1                                 MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                 MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.68   04/26 TO 04/27                MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           57.5   1950
TOTALS           10.2              17.7    -7.5       MM
SINCE 7/1        36.3              41.1    -4.8       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.0         5               4.9     0.1       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         3   03/26                         MM  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      3.1   03/25 TO 03/26                MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1619              1843    -224       MM
COOLING TOTAL       0                16     -16       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    63/320    DATE  04/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    76/310    DATE  04/05

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     62

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               37     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       3
LIGHT SNOW               17     SLEET                      0
FOG                      25     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      7

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

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