791  
CDUS43 KFSD 142230  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
530 PM CDT WED APR 14 2021  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 14 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 47 2:48 PM 91 1954 58 -11 33  
MINIMUM 30 6:38 AM 11 1928 34 -4 18  
AVERAGE 39 46 -7 26  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY T 1.45 1919 0.10 -0.10 T  
MONTH TO DATE 1.81 1.33 0.48 0.79  
SINCE MAR 1 4.44 3.09 1.35 2.85  
SINCE JAN 1 6.14 4.25 1.89 3.83  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY T 13.7 2018 0.2 -0.2 T  
MONTH TO DATE T 2.7 -2.7 5.6  
SINCE MAR 1 8.3 11.1 -2.8 11.9  
SINCE JUL 1 39.8 42.6 -2.8 39.4  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 26 19 7 39  
MONTH TO DATE 217 310 -93 353  
SINCE MAR 1 956 1305 -349 1171  
SINCE JUL 1 6308 7155 -847 6660  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 0 0 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 21 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (340)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 33 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (320)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 15.8  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
LIGHT SNOW  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 69 5:00 AM  
LOWEST 51 1:00 PM  
AVERAGE 60  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 59 89 2002  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 34 11 2014  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 14 2021.........SUNRISE 6:45 AM CDT SUNSET 8:10 PM CDT  
APRIL 15 2021.........SUNRISE 6:44 AM CDT SUNSET 8:11 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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