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CDUS43 KFSD 052219  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
519 PM CDT TUE OCT 05 2021  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 5 2021
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020  
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 78 2:10 PM 94 1963 67 11 79  
MINIMUM 47 7:05 AM 20 1952 43 4 49  
AVERAGE 63 55 8 64  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 4.04 1911 0.10 -0.10 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.17 0.51 -0.34 T  
SINCE SEP 1 3.38 3.24 0.14 0.42  
SINCE JAN 1 23.79 23.95 -0.16 13.64  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 T 1954 0.0 0.0 0.0  
1991  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.1 -0.1 0.0  
SINCE SEP 1 0.0 0.1 -0.1 T  
SINCE JUL 1 T 0.1 -0.1 T  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 2 10 -8 1  
MONTH TO DATE 8 48 -40 77  
SINCE SEP 1 46 174 -128 197  
SINCE JUL 1 46 191 -145 197  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 1 -1 0  
MONTH TO DATE 4 5 -1 0  
SINCE SEP 1 108 94 14 88  
SINCE JAN 1 1126 844 282 1096    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 14 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SE (140)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 17 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SE (140)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 4.1  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 86 5:00 AM  
LOWEST 35 3:00 PM  
AVERAGE 61  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 67 88 2007  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 43 21 1898  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
OCTOBER 5 2021.......SUNRISE 7:29 AM CDT SUNSET 7:00 PM CDT  
OCTOBER 6 2021.......SUNRISE 7:31 AM CDT SUNSET 6:58 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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