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CDUS43 KFSD 152229  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
529 PM CDT FRI OCT 15 2021  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 15 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 58 3:23 PM 92 1958 62 -4 54  
MINIMUM 37 7:05 AM 23 1952 39 -2 29  
1972  
1974  
AVERAGE 48 50 -2 42  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 1.49 2007 0.09 -0.09 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.48 1.39 -0.91 0.12  
SINCE SEP 1 3.69 4.12 -0.43 0.54  
SINCE JAN 1 24.10 24.83 -0.73 13.76  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 T 1969 0.0 0.0 0.0  
1992  
2001  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.3 -0.3 0.0  
SINCE SEP 1 0.0 0.3 -0.3 T  
SINCE JUL 1 T 0.3 -0.3 T  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 17 15 2 23  
MONTH TO DATE 80 178 -98 152  
SINCE SEP 1 118 304 -186 272  
SINCE JUL 1 118 321 -203 272  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 12 6 6 9  
SINCE SEP 1 116 95 21 97  
SINCE JAN 1 1134 845 289 1105    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 29 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION NW (310)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 39 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (310)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 11.0  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 82 7:00 AM  
LOWEST 34 3:00 PM  
AVERAGE 58  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 61 89 1910  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 38 19 1976  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
OCTOBER 15 2021.......SUNRISE 7:41 AM CDT SUNSET 6:43 PM CDT  
OCTOBER 16 2021.......SUNRISE 7:43 AM CDT SUNSET 6:41 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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