Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIRAP


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1131 AM MST SUN MAR 1 2015


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...THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 1 2015...
VALID AS OF 1100 AM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1942 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         27   1059 AM  73    2008  43    -16        1
  MINIMUM          3    634 AM -17    2014  18    -15      -17
                                      1962
  AVERAGE         15                        31    -16       -8

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             0.61 1953   0.02  -0.02     0.25
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.02  -0.02     0.25
  SINCE MAR 1      T                         0.02  -0.02     0.25
  SINCE JAN 1      0.43                      0.76  -0.33     0.74

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY           MM             7.9  1953   0.3   MM        5.0
  MONTH TO DATE   MM                         0.3   MM        5.0
  SINCE MAR 1     MM                         0.3   MM        5.0
  SINCE JUL 1     35.0                      23.7   11.3     48.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           50                        34     16       73
  MONTH TO DATE   50                        34     16       73
  SINCE MAR 1     50                        34     16       73
  SINCE JUL 1   5158                      5244    -86     5706

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (340)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    24   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (350)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.2


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    91           500 AM
 LOWEST     54          1000 AM
 AVERAGE    73

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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   43        74      1974
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   19       -18      2014


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH  1 2015.........SUNRISE   630 AM MST   SUNSET   540 PM MST
MARCH  2 2015.........SUNRISE   628 AM MST   SUNSET   542 PM MST


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




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