Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIRAP


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
636 PM MDT SUN MAY 20 2018


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...THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 20 2018...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0600 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1942 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         60    304 PM  92    1964  69     -9       60
  MINIMUM         35    410 AM  25    2003  44     -9       36
  AVERAGE         48                        56     -8       48

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          1.51 1957   0.11  -0.11     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.79                      2.02  -0.23     1.04
  SINCE MAR 1      4.84                      4.75   0.09     3.34
  SINCE JAN 1      5.80                      5.49   0.31     4.15

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           T    1959   0.1   -0.1      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       1.1   -1.1      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1     30.3                      17.7   12.6      5.2
  SINCE JUL 1     60.1                      41.1   19.0     35.7
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           17                         9      8       17
  MONTH TO DATE  193                       241    -48      202
  SINCE MAR 1   1974                      1760    214     1567
  SINCE JUL 1   7494                      6970    524     6623

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    5                         0      5       12
  SINCE MAR 1      6                         2      4       12
  SINCE JAN 1      6                         2      4       12
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (120)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (150)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.6


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    85          1200 AM
 LOWEST     44           300 PM
 AVERAGE    65

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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   69        92      1966
                                             1954
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44        29      1963


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 20 2018...........SUNRISE   521 AM MDT   SUNSET   817 PM MDT
MAY 21 2018...........SUNRISE   520 AM MDT   SUNSET   818 PM MDT


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




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