949  
CDUS43 KFSD 020620  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
120 AM CDT MON MAY 02 2022  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 1 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 50 1:33 PM 94 1959 65 -15 93  
MINIMUM 40 1:12 AM 21 1997 41 -1 59  
AVERAGE 45 53 -8 76  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.00 3.55 1972 0.11 -0.11 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.00 0.11 -0.11 0.00  
SINCE MAR 1 2.98 4.71 -1.73 4.70  
SINCE JAN 1 3.65 6.14 -2.49 6.40  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.0 2.2 2017 0.0 0.0 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SINCE MAR 1 3.1 12.3 -9.2 8.5  
SINCE JUL 1 19.9 45.2 -25.3 40.0  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 20 12 8 0  
MONTH TO DATE 20 12 8 0  
SINCE MAR 1 1585 1492 93 1231  
SINCE JUL 1 6616 7001 -385 6583  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 0 0 0 11  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 11  
SINCE MAR 1 3 6 -3 17  
SINCE JAN 1 3 6 -3 17    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 30 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION NW (310)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 40 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (320)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 18.3  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 83 12:00 AM  
LOWEST 65 9:00 PM  
AVERAGE 74  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 65 88 1955  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 42 22 1908  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 2 2022...........SUNRISE 6:18 AM CDT SUNSET 8:30 PM CDT  
MAY 3 2022...........SUNRISE 6:17 AM CDT SUNSET 8:32 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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