402  
CDUS43 KFSD 122224  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
424 PM CST TUE JAN 12 2021  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 12 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 43 3:45 PM 58 1987 26 17 22  
MINIMUM 21 6:34 AM -38 1912 7 14 4  
AVERAGE 32 16 16 13  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 0.68 1910 0.02 -0.02 0.14  
MONTH TO DATE 0.33 0.23 0.10 0.18  
SINCE DEC 1 0.87 0.92 -0.05 1.42  
SINCE JAN 1 0.33 0.23 0.10 0.18  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 8.0 1910 0.3 -0.3 1.8  
MONTH TO DATE 0.8 3.0 -2.2 2.8  
SINCE DEC 1 9.2 11.2 -2.0 9.0  
SINCE JUL 1 19.5 19.9 -0.4 18.1  
SNOW DEPTH 1  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 33 49 -16 52  
MONTH TO DATE 444 588 -144 511  
SINCE DEC 1 1601 2009 -408 1772  
SINCE JUL 1 3132 3721 -589 3421  
 
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 9 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION W (260)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 16 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SW (240)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 4.1  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 92 2:00 AM  
LOWEST 62 1:00 PM  
AVERAGE 77  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 26 60 1987  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 7 -33 1916  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
JANUARY 12 2021.......SUNRISE 7:58 AM CST SUNSET 5:13 PM CST  
JANUARY 13 2021.......SUNRISE 7:58 AM CST SUNSET 5:14 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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