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CDUS43 KFSD 042237  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
437 PM CST MON JAN 04 2021  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 4 2021
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1893 TO 2021  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 39 3:20 PM 54 1916 26 13 37  
2012  
MINIMUM 17 3:15 AM -26 1942 7 10 10  
AVERAGE 28 16 12 24  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 0.60 1897 0.02 -0.02 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.00 0.08 -0.08 0.02  
SINCE DEC 1 0.54 0.77 -0.23 1.26  
SINCE JAN 1 0.00 0.08 -0.08 0.02  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 6.0 1897 0.3 -0.3 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 1.0 -1.0 0.3  
SINCE DEC 1 8.4 9.2 -0.8 6.5  
SINCE JUL 1 18.7 17.9 0.8 15.6  
SNOW DEPTH 3  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 37 49 -12 41  
MONTH TO DATE 173 196 -23 151  
SINCE DEC 1 1330 1617 -287 1412  
SINCE JUL 1 2861 3329 -468 3061  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 0  
SINCE DEC 1 0 0 0 0  
SINCE JAN 1 0 0 0 0    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 21 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION NW (300)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 28 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (310)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 9.2  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
FOG  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 92 6:00 AM  
LOWEST 64 3:00 PM  
AVERAGE 78  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 26 62 2012  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 7 -29 1924  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
JANUARY 4 2021.......SUNRISE 8:00 AM CST SUNSET 5:04 PM CST  
JANUARY 5 2021.......SUNRISE 8:00 AM CST SUNSET 5:05 PM CST  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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