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CDUS43 KFSD 172237  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
537 PM CDT THU MAR 17 2022  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 17 2022
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
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)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 56 2:50 PM 80 1894 46 10 35  
2012  
MINIMUM 31 6:34 AM -8 1902 25 6 31  
AVERAGE 44 35 9 33  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 0.70 1917 0.06 -0.06 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.35 0.70 -0.35 1.49  
SINCE MAR 1 0.35 0.70 -0.35 1.49  
SINCE JAN 1 1.02 2.13 -1.11 3.19  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 7.8 1951 0.2 -0.2 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 1.9 4.3 -2.4 8.3  
SINCE MAR 1 1.9 4.3 -2.4 8.3  
SINCE JUL 1 18.7 37.2 -18.5 39.8  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 21 30 -9 32  
MONTH TO DATE 569 571 -2 413  
SINCE MAR 1 569 571 -2 413  
SINCE JUL 1 5600 6080 -480 5765  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 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 20 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (360)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 26 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION N (360)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 10.6  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 85 5:00 AM  
LOWEST 37 3:00 PM  
AVERAGE 61  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 46 85 2012  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 25 -12 1923  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MARCH 17 2022.........SUNRISE 7:35 AM CDT SUNSET 7:36 PM CDT  
MARCH 18 2022.........SUNRISE 7:34 AM CDT SUNSET 7:37 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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