335  
CDUS43 KFSD 312229  
CLIMHE  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
529 PM CDT FRI MAR 31 2023  
   
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..THE MITCHELL SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 31 2023
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1893 TO 2023  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 34 3:59 PM 90 1946 52 -18 44  
MINIMUM 31 6:52 AM 2 1924 29 2 23  
1936  
AVERAGE 33 41 -8 34  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.12 1.29 1897 0.05 0.07 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.57 0.93 -0.36 0.53  
SINCE MAR 1 0.57 0.93 -0.36 0.53  
SINCE JAN 1 3.19 1.70 1.49 0.82  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY T 12.8 2009 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 4.8 6.9  
SINCE MAR 1 4.8 6.9  
SINCE JUL 1 58.5 19.5  
SNOW DEPTH 1  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 32 24 8 31  
MONTH TO DATE 1208 935 273 952  
SINCE MAR 1 1208 935 273 952  
SINCE JUL 1 6895 6360 535 5960  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 1 -1 0  
SINCE MAR 1 0 1 -1 0  
SINCE JAN 1 0 1 -1 0    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 24 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION NE (30)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 31 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION N (20)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 13.3  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
THUNDERSTORM  
LIGHT RAIN  
LT FREEZING RAIN  
LIGHT SNOW  
FOG  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 96 11:00 AM  
LOWEST 85 12:00 AM  
AVERAGE 91  
   
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THE MITCHELL SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 53 92 2012  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 30 1 1924  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MARCH 31 2023.........SUNRISE 7:16 AM CDT SUNSET 7:58 PM CDT  
APRIL 1 2023.........SUNRISE 7:14 AM CDT SUNSET 7:59 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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