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CDUS43 KFSD 072236  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
436 PM CST SUN MAR 07 2021  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 7 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 68 3:59 PM 80 2000 39 29 66  
MINIMUM 43 3:47 AM -11 1996 19 24 38  
2008  
AVERAGE 56 29 27 52  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 0.90 1917 0.04 -0.04 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.00 0.25 -0.25 0.01  
SINCE MAR 1 0.00 0.25 -0.25 0.01  
SINCE JAN 1 1.70 1.41 0.29 0.99  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 6.0 1917 0.3 -0.3 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 2.2 -2.2 T  
SINCE MAR 1 0.0 2.2 -2.2 T  
SINCE JUL 1 31.5 33.7 -2.2 27.5  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 9 36 -27 13  
MONTH TO DATE 160 260 -100 171  
SINCE MAR 1 160 260 -100 171  
SINCE JUL 1 5512 6110 -598 5660  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 0  
SINCE MAR 1 0 0 0 0  
SINCE JAN 1 0 0 0 0    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 26 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (190)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 36 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION S (190)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 15.0  
 
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 68 12:00 AM  
LOWEST 27 4:00 PM  
AVERAGE 48  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 39 69 2020  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 20 -15 1995  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MARCH 7 2021.........SUNRISE 6:53 AM CST SUNSET 6:24 PM CST  
MARCH 8 2021.........SUNRISE 6:51 AM CST SUNSET 6:25 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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