Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1108 AM MST TUE DEC 1 2015

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...THE EAST RAPID CITY SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
9/1/2015 TO 11/30/2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2015

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   09/04/1960
                        09/02/1960
 LOW              -15   11/14/1959
HIGHEST            98   09/03                         93  09/26
                                                          09/03
LOWEST             10   11/30                         -3  11/14
                        11/27                             11/13
AVG. MAXIMUM     63.3              59.2     4.1     59.1
AVG. MINIMUM     42.3              38.3     4.0     37.1
MEAN             52.8              48.7     4.1     48.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      3                                  4
DAYS MAX <= 32      6                                 11
DAYS MIN <= 32     19                                 28
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  7

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.93   1998
 MINIMUM         0.34   1952
TOTALS           1.66              3.79   -2.13     5.95
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.04   -0.02     0.07
DAYS >= .01        15                                 17
DAYS >= .10         5                                  9
DAYS >= .50         0                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                  2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.42   10/22 TO 10/23              2.58

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           29.8   2013
TOTALS            6.0               8.6    -2.6     15.3
SINCE 7/1         6.0               8.6    -2.6     15.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         3               2.6     0.4        5
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         2   11/30                          7  11/15
                        11/20
 24 HR TOTAL      2.3   11/20                        6.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1228              1549    -321     1590
COOLING TOTAL     139                70      69       78
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/300    DATE  11/18
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    63/330    DATE  11/18

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     52

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                8     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      8
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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