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CDUS43 KFSD 082227  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
527 PM CDT SUN MAY 08 2022  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 8 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 69 3:32 PM 96 1934 68 1 48  
MINIMUM 54 7:02 AM 26 1980 44 10 41  
AVERAGE 62 56 6 45  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.97 2.26 1965 0.12 0.85 0.40  
MONTH TO DATE 1.09 0.89 0.20 0.48  
SINCE MAR 1 4.07 5.49 -1.42 5.18  
SINCE JAN 1 4.74 6.92 -2.18 6.88  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 T 2019 0.0 0.0 T  
2021  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.1 -0.1 T  
SINCE MAR 1 3.1 12.4 -9.3 8.5  
SINCE JUL 1 19.9 45.3 -25.4 40.0  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 3 10 -7 20  
MONTH TO DATE 99 88 11 102  
SINCE MAR 1 1664 1568 96 1333  
SINCE JUL 1 6695 7077 -382 6685  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 1 -1 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 4 -4 11  
SINCE MAR 1 3 10 -7 17  
SINCE JAN 1 3 10 -7 17    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 32 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SE (140)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 43 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SE (140)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 11.9  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
RAIN  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 90 6:00 AM  
LOWEST 65 3:00 PM  
AVERAGE 78  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 68 94 1934  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 45 25 1966  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 8 2022...........SUNRISE 6:10 AM CDT SUNSET 8:37 PM CDT  
MAY 9 2022...........SUNRISE 6:09 AM CDT SUNSET 8:39 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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