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CDUS43 KFSD 242236  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
436 PM CST FRI DEC 24 2021  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 24 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 50R 1:45 PM 48 2011 29 21 9  
MINIMUM 36 10:58 AM -23 1983 11 25 -4  
AVERAGE 43 20 23 3  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY T 0.89 1893 0.03 -0.03 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 1.47 0.66 0.81 0.21  
SINCE DEC 1 1.47 0.66 0.81 0.21  
SINCE JAN 1 27.71 27.68 0.03 16.02  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 6.3 1973 0.3 -0.3 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 10.0 6.8 3.2 2.8  
SINCE DEC 1 10.0 6.8 3.2 2.8  
SINCE JUL 1 10.5 14.4 -3.9 13.1  
SNOW DEPTH T  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 22 45 -23 62  
MONTH TO DATE 833 997 -164 835  
SINCE DEC 1 833 997 -164 835  
SINCE JUL 1 2000 2533 -533 2366  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 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 17 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (350)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 25 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION S (180)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 9.0  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 75 11:00 AM  
LOWEST 49 3:00 AM  
AVERAGE 62  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 29 50 1959  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 11 -21 1990  
 
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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