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CDUS43 KFSD 222223  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
523 PM CDT THU APR 22 2021  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 22 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 61 1:57 PM 93 1960 62 -1 80  
MINIMUM 32 6:21 AM 23 1909 37 -5 49  
1927  
1956  
AVERAGE 47 49 -2 65  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY T 3.72 2001 0.10 -0.10 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 1.83 2.17 -0.34 0.79  
SINCE MAR 1 4.46 3.93 0.53 2.85  
SINCE JAN 1 6.16 5.09 1.07 3.83  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 4.7 1988 0.1 -0.1 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.2 3.9 -3.7 5.6  
SINCE MAR 1 8.5 12.3 -3.8 11.9  
SINCE JUL 1 40.0 43.8 -3.8 39.4  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 18 16 2 0  
MONTH TO DATE 399 449 -50 510  
SINCE MAR 1 1138 1444 -306 1328  
SINCE JUL 1 6490 7294 -804 6817  
 
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 25 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (190)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 32 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION S (180)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 9.5  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 54 6:00 AM  
LOWEST 20 1:00 PM  
AVERAGE 37  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 62 91 2009  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 38 20 1967  
1996  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 22 2021.........SUNRISE 6:32 AM CDT SUNSET 8:19 PM CDT  
APRIL 23 2021.........SUNRISE 6:31 AM CDT SUNSET 8:20 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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