550  
CDUS43 KFSD 140627  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
1227 AM CST SUN MAR 14 2021  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 13 2021
 
 
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)  
YESTERDAY  
MAXIMUM 57 3:30 PM 79 2012 42 15 44  
MINIMUM 25 6:45 AM -14 1975 22 3 26  
AVERAGE 41 32 9 35  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.00 1.91 2019 0.05 -0.05 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.41 0.52 -0.11 0.05  
SINCE MAR 1 0.41 0.52 -0.11 0.05  
SINCE JAN 1 2.11 1.68 0.43 1.03  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.0 5.0 1893 0.3 -0.3 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.3 4.0 -3.7 T  
SINCE MAR 1 0.3 4.0 -3.7 T  
SINCE JUL 1 31.8 35.5 -3.7 27.5  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 24 33 -9 30  
MONTH TO DATE 290 467 -177 332  
SINCE MAR 1 290 467 -177 332  
SINCE JUL 1 5642 6317 -675 5821  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 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 13 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (190)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 17 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION S (190)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 6.3  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 85 7:00 AM  
LOWEST 25 3:00 PM  
AVERAGE 55  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 42 73 1935  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 22 -22 1897  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MARCH 14 2021.........SUNRISE 7:40 AM CDT SUNSET 7:32 PM CDT  
MARCH 15 2021.........SUNRISE 7:39 AM CDT SUNSET 7:34 PM CDT  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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