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CDUS43 KFSD 060644  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
144 AM CDT TUE APR 06 2021  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 5 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 90R 3:43 PM 87 1991 53 37 60  
MINIMUM 50 4:34 AM 11 1926 30 20 28  
1982  
AVERAGE 70 42 28 44  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.18 1.13 1999 0.09 0.09 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.18 0.44 -0.26 0.17  
SINCE MAR 1 2.81 2.20 0.61 2.23  
SINCE JAN 1 4.51 3.36 1.15 3.21  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY T 5.0 1938 0.2 -0.2 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE T 1.0 -1.0 T  
SINCE MAR 1 8.3 9.4 -1.1 6.3  
SINCE JUL 1 39.8 40.9 -1.1 33.8  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 0 23 -23 21  
MONTH TO DATE 47 121 -74 129  
SINCE MAR 1 786 1116 -330 947  
SINCE JUL 1 6138 6966 -828 6436  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 5 0 5 0  
MONTH TO DATE 6 0 6 0  
SINCE MAR 1 6 0 6 0  
SINCE JAN 1 6 0 6 0    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 26 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SE (120)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 35 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION E (110)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 12.8  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
THUNDERSTORM  
LIGHT RAIN  
HAIL  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 70 9:00 PM  
LOWEST 23 1:00 AM  
AVERAGE 47  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 54 88 1991  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 31 5 1982  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 6 2021.........SUNRISE 6:59 AM CDT SUNSET 8:00 PM CDT  
APRIL 7 2021.........SUNRISE 6:57 AM CDT SUNSET 8:01 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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