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CDUS43 KUNR 240036  
CLIRAP  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD  
636 PM MDT WED OCT 23 2019  
 
   
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..THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 23 2019
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1942 TO 2019  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 45 513 AM 80 1963 59 -14 66  
MINIMUM 30 1117 AM 12 1981 32 -2 32  
AVERAGE 38 45 -7 49  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.05 0.45 1975 0.04 0.01 T  
MONTH TO DATE 1.20 1.14 0.06 0.92  
SINCE SEP 1 3.89 2.43 1.46 2.87  
SINCE JAN 1 26.91 15.06 11.85 24.06  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 27 20 7 16  
MONTH TO DATE 523 364 159 512  
SINCE SEP 1 671 551 120 697  
SINCE JUL 1 698 588 110 748  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 0  
SINCE SEP 1 59 61 -2 48  
SINCE JAN 1 399 633 -234 488    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 43 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION NW (320)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 55 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (330)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 18.1  
 
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
SNOW  
LIGHT SNOW  
FOG  
HAZE  
BLOWING SNOW  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 92 1000 AM  
LOWEST 53 600 AM  
AVERAGE 73  
   
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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 58 84 1978  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 31 15 1942  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
OCTOBER 23 2019.......SUNRISE 717 AM MDT SUNSET 556 PM MDT  
OCTOBER 24 2019.......SUNRISE 718 AM MDT SUNSET 554 PM MDT  
 
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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