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CDUS43 KFSD 052235  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
435 PM CST TUE JAN 05 2021  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 5 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 41 2:20 PM 62 2012 26 15 41  
MINIMUM 13 4:34 AM -29 1924 7 6 23  
AVERAGE 27 16 11 32  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 0.39 2015 0.01 -0.01 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.00 0.09 -0.09 0.02  
SINCE DEC 1 0.54 0.78 -0.24 1.26  
SINCE JAN 1 0.00 0.09 -0.09 0.02  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 5.0 2015 0.2 -0.2 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 1.2 -1.2 0.3  
SINCE DEC 1 8.4 9.4 -1.0 6.5  
SINCE JUL 1 18.7 18.1 0.6 15.6  
SNOW DEPTH 2  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 38 49 -11 33  
MONTH TO DATE 211 245 -34 184  
SINCE DEC 1 1368 1666 -298 1445  
SINCE JUL 1 2899 3378 -479 3094  
 
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 12 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SE (130)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 17 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SE (140)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 4.5  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
FOG  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 92 1:00 AM  
LOWEST 59 2:00 PM  
AVERAGE 76  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 26 51 1900  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 7 -29 1988  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
JANUARY 5 2021.......SUNRISE 8:00 AM CST SUNSET 5:05 PM CST  
JANUARY 6 2021.......SUNRISE 8:00 AM CST SUNSET 5:06 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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