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CDUS43 KFSD 040624  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
124 AM CDT SUN APR 04 2021  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 3 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 76 4:07 PM 80 1910 52 24 28  
MINIMUM 33 5:50 AM 4 1936 29 4 20  
AVERAGE 55 41 14 24  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.00 2.06 1968 0.09 -0.09 T  
MONTH TO DATE 0.00 0.26 -0.26 0.17  
SINCE MAR 1 2.63 2.02 0.61 2.23  
SINCE JAN 1 4.33 3.18 1.15 3.21  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.0 5.3 2018 0.2 -0.2 T  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.6 -0.6 T  
SINCE MAR 1 8.3 9.0 -0.7 6.3  
SINCE JUL 1 39.8 40.5 -0.7 33.8  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 10 24 -14 41  
MONTH TO DATE 47 74 -27 74  
SINCE MAR 1 786 1069 -283 892  
SINCE JUL 1 6138 6919 -781 6381  
 
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 17 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (160)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 24 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION S (170)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 7.5  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 72 6:00 AM  
LOWEST 14 2:00 PM  
AVERAGE 43  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 53 83 1929  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 30 5 1899  
2018  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 4 2021.........SUNRISE 7:03 AM CDT SUNSET 7:58 PM CDT  
APRIL 5 2021.........SUNRISE 7:01 AM CDT SUNSET 7:59 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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