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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
713 PM CST THU MAR 1 2018

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...THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              70   02/22/1982
                        02/17/1981
                        02/23/1958
 LOW              -42   02/09/1899
HIGHEST            48   02/14        MM      MM       68  02/21
LOWEST            -13   02/06        MM      MM        4  02/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     24.3              31.3    -7.0     41.9
AVG. MINIMUM      3.7              11.7    -8.0     21.6
MEAN             14.0              21.5    -7.5     31.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     20              14.2     5.8        9
DAYS MIN <= 32     28              27.0     1.0       25
DAYS MIN <= 0      10               6.1     3.9        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.05   1962
 MINIMUM            T   1923
                        1894
TOTALS           1.16              0.60    0.56     0.49
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.02    0.02     0.02
DAYS >= .01        10               6.6     3.4        3
DAYS >= .10         6               1.8     4.2        3
DAYS >= .50         0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.31   02/22 TO 02/22

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           48.4   1962
TOTALS           15.2               6.9     8.3      5.1
SINCE 7/1        31.6              31.5     0.1     31.4
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      2                 5      -3        0
DAYS >= 1.0         6               1.8     4.2        1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         7   02/25                          4  02/24
 24 HR TOTAL      3.6   02/22 TO 02/22

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1422              1218     204      925
 SINCE 7/1       5652              5850    -198     4806
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/160    DATE  02/18
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/180    DATE  02/18

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            9
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     76

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                0     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                3     SNOW                       6
LIGHT SNOW               15     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
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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