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CDUS43 KFSD 130203  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
903 PM CDT THU MAY 12 2022  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 12 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 93R 3:00 PM 93 1907 69 24 67  
MINIMUM 62 MM 20 1946 46 16 40  
AVERAGE 78 58 20 54  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 1.96 1935 0.11 -0.11 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 1.52 1.34 0.18 0.48  
SINCE MAR 1 4.50 5.94 -1.44 5.18  
SINCE JAN 1 5.17 7.37 -2.20 6.88  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 2.0 1943 0.0 0.0 0.0  
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 0 8 -8 11  
MONTH TO DATE 99 124 -25 161  
SINCE MAR 1 1664 1604 60 1392  
SINCE JUL 1 6695 7113 -418 6744  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 13 1 12 0  
MONTH TO DATE 24 8 16 11  
SINCE MAR 1 27 14 13 17  
SINCE JAN 1 27 14 13 17    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 32 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SW (230)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 63 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION W (250)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 15.7  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
THUNDERSTORM  
HEAVY RAIN  
LIGHT RAIN  
SANDSTORM  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 93 12:00 AM  
LOWEST 38 4:00 PM  
AVERAGE 66  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 70 92 1987  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 46 24 1997  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 12 2022...........SUNRISE 6:05 AM CDT SUNSET 8:42 PM CDT  
MAY 13 2022...........SUNRISE 6:04 AM CDT SUNSET 8:43 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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