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CDUS43 KFSD 032221  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
521 PM CDT TUE MAY 03 2022  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 3 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 58 3:59 PM 92 1949 66 -8 66  
MINIMUM 37 4:29 AM 18 1967 42 -5 45  
AVERAGE 48 54 -6 56  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 1.50 1944 0.11 -0.11 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.00 0.33 -0.33 T  
SINCE MAR 1 2.98 4.93 -1.95 4.70  
SINCE JAN 1 3.65 6.36 -2.71 6.40  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 T 1942 0.0 0.0 0.0  
1954  
1966  
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  
TODAY 17 12 5 9  
MONTH TO DATE 58 36 22 11  
SINCE MAR 1 1623 1516 107 1242  
SINCE JUL 1 6654 7025 -371 6594  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
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 17 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION NE (40)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 22 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NE (50)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 10.5  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 82 3:00 AM  
LOWEST 44 3:00 PM  
AVERAGE 63  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 66 91 1949  
1952  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 42 17 1967  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 3 2022...........SUNRISE 6:17 AM CDT SUNSET 8:32 PM CDT  
MAY 4 2022...........SUNRISE 6:15 AM CDT SUNSET 8:33 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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