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CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
1231 AM CST FRI DEC 24 2021  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 23 2021
 
 
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)  
YESTERDAY  
MAXIMUM 42 11:32 PM 57 1899 29 13 46  
MINIMUM 20 7:10 AM -28 1990 11 9 3  
AVERAGE 31 20 11 25  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.00 0.34 1938 0.03 -0.03 0.21  
MONTH TO DATE 1.47 0.63 0.84 0.21  
SINCE DEC 1 1.47 0.63 0.84 0.21  
SINCE JAN 1 27.71 27.65 0.06 16.02  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.0 2.8 2020 0.3 -0.3 2.8  
MONTH TO DATE 10.0 6.5 3.5 2.8  
SINCE DEC 1 10.0 6.5 3.5 2.8  
SINCE JUL 1 10.5 14.1 -3.6 13.1  
SNOW DEPTH T  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 34 45 -11 40  
MONTH TO DATE 811 952 -141 773  
SINCE DEC 1 811 952 -141 773  
SINCE JUL 1 1978 2488 -510 2304  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 0  
SINCE DEC 1 0 0 0 0  
SINCE JAN 1 1134 847 287 1111    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 16 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (180)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 25 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION S (180)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 4.7  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 85 3:00 AM  
LOWEST 50 10:00 PM  
AVERAGE 68  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 29 48 2011  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 11 -23 1983  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
DECEMBER 24 2021......SUNRISE 7:58 AM CST SUNSET 4:55 PM CST  
DECEMBER 25 2021......SUNRISE 7:59 AM CST SUNSET 4:56 PM CST  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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