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

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CLMHON

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1134 AM CST SUN NOV 01 2020

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...THE HURON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2020...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1881 TO 2020

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART   LAST YEAR`S
                VALUE   DATE(S)   VALUE   FROM     VALUE DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH            102   10/05/1963
 LOW              -6   10/29/1925
HIGHEST           86   10/09         MM      MM       MM
LOWEST             4   10/26         MM      MM       MM
AVG. MAXIMUM    54.1               60.4    -6.3       MM
AVG. MINIMUM    30.5               35.4    -4.9       MM
MEAN            42.3               47.9    -5.6       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90     0                0.2    -0.2       MM
DAYS MAX <= 32     4                0.3     3.7       MM
DAYS MIN <= 32    18               10.9     7.1       MM
DAYS MIN <= 0      0                0.0     0.0       MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        6.44   1946
 MINIMUM           T   1952
TOTALS          0.90               1.79   -0.89       MM
DAILY AVG.      0.03               0.06   -0.03       MM
DAYS >= .01        5                7.0    -2.0       MM
DAYS >= .10        3                3.5    -0.5       MM
DAYS >= .50        0                1.3    -1.3       MM
DAYS >= 1.00       0                0.4    -0.4       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   0.35   10/20 TO 10/20

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL          10.7   1995
TOTALS           6.8                1.1     5.7       MM
SINCE 7/1        6.8                1.1     5.7       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     1                                  MM
DAYS >= 1.0        3                0.3     2.7       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        4   10/25                          MM
 24 HR TOTAL     3.5   10/24 TO 10/25

DEGREE DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    699                534     165       MM
 SINCE 7/1       859                730     129       MM
COOLING TOTAL      2                  4      -2       MM
 SINCE 1/1       879                742     137       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/290    DATE  10/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    54/320    DATE  10/11
                                54/300          10/31

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.32
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           19
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                4     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                7     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
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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