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CDUS43 KFSD 152212  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
512 PM CDT SUN MAY 15 2022  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 15 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 75 2:23 PM 92 2001 71 4 79  
MINIMUM 45 4:14 AM 27 1959 47 -2 50  
1997  
AVERAGE 60 59 1 65  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 1.36 1965 0.13 -0.13 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 1.67 1.70 -0.03 0.99  
SINCE MAR 1 4.65 6.30 -1.65 5.69  
SINCE JAN 1 5.32 7.73 -2.41 7.39  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 T 1916 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 5 8 -3 0  
MONTH TO DATE 105 148 -43 174  
SINCE MAR 1 1670 1628 42 1405  
SINCE JUL 1 6701 7137 -436 6757  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 1 -1 0  
MONTH TO DATE 24 11 13 11  
SINCE MAR 1 27 17 10 17  
SINCE JAN 1 27 17 10 17    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 24 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION NW (320)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 34 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (300)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 8.2  
 
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 77 6:00 AM  
LOWEST 26 11:00 AM  
AVERAGE 52  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 71 92 1934  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 48 23 2014  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 15 2022...........SUNRISE 6:02 AM CDT SUNSET 8:45 PM CDT  
MAY 16 2022...........SUNRISE 6:01 AM CDT SUNSET 8:46 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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