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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1005 AM MDT SAT SEP 1 2018

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...THE GILLETTE AIRPORT WY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            99   08/12                         95  08/28
                        08/11
LOWEST             44   08/29                         42  08/03
                        08/27
AVG. MAXIMUM     82.2              85.7    -3.5     84.5
AVG. MINIMUM     52.3              53.3    -1.0     51.5
MEAN             67.2              69.5    -2.3     68.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      8                                  8
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           2.18              0.95    1.23     0.42
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.03    0.04     0.01
DAYS >= .01         7                                  7
DAYS >= .10         4                                  1
DAYS >= .50         1                                  0
DAYS >= 1.00        1                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.31   08/14 TO 08/14              0.16

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      57                38      19       35
 SINCE 7/1         64                57       7       35
COOLING TOTAL     134               178     -44      136
 SINCE 1/1        451               460      -9      552
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    54/320    DATE  08/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    67/320    DATE  08/14

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     55

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                     10

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

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