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CDUS43 KFSD 070642  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
1242 AM CST MON MAR 07 2022  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 6 2022
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1893 TO 2022  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
YESTERDAY  
MAXIMUM 26 8:44 PM 77 1987 40 -14 56  
MINIMUM 20 11:05 AM -17 1920 20 0 27  
AVERAGE 23 30 -7 42  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY T 1.04 1983 0.04 -0.04 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.35 0.22 0.13 0.00  
SINCE MAR 1 0.35 0.22 0.13 0.00  
SINCE JAN 1 1.02 1.65 -0.63 1.70  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY T 7.0 1908 0.3 -0.3 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 1.9 1.7 0.2 0.0  
SINCE MAR 1 1.9 1.7 0.2 0.0  
SINCE JUL 1 18.7 34.6 -15.9 31.5  
SNOW DEPTH 2  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 42 35 7 23  
MONTH TO DATE 181 217 -36 151  
SINCE MAR 1 181 217 -36 151  
SINCE JUL 1 5212 5726 -514 5503  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 0  
SINCE MAR 1 0 0 0 0  
SINCE JAN 1 0 0 0 0    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 28 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION NW (310)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 35 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (310)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 15.9  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
LIGHT SNOW  
HAZE  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 78 2:00 AM  
LOWEST 63 4:00 PM  
AVERAGE 71  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 40 80 2000  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 21 -11 1996  
2008  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MARCH 7 2022.........SUNRISE 6:53 AM CST SUNSET 6:23 PM CST  
MARCH 8 2022.........SUNRISE 6:51 AM CST SUNSET 6:25 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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