914  
CDUS43 KUNR 090833  
CLIRAP  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD  
232 AM MDT MON MAR 9 2020  
 
   
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..THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 8 2020
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1942 TO 2020  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
YESTERDAY  
MAXIMUM 63 1228 AM 68 2007 45 18 33  
1977  
MINIMUM 27 1146 PM -21 1996 21 6 7  
AVERAGE 45 33 12 20  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.00 1.25 2000 0.03 -0.03 0.07  
MONTH TO DATE 0.01 0.21 -0.20 0.50  
SINCE MAR 1 0.01 0.21 -0.20 0.50  
SINCE JAN 1 1.19 0.95 0.24 1.78  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 20 32 -12 45  
MONTH TO DATE 197 265 -68 452  
SINCE MAR 1 197 265 -68 452  
SINCE JUL 1 5554 5475 79 6222  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 0  
SINCE MAR 1 0 0 0 0  
SINCE JAN 1 0 0 0 0    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 41 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (350)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 53 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION N (360)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 17.5  
 
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 85 900 PM  
LOWEST 27 1200 AM  
AVERAGE 56  
   
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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 46 73 2014  
2012  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 21 -14 2002  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MARCH 9 2020.........SUNRISE 714 AM MDT SUNSET 652 PM MDT  
MARCH 10 2020.........SUNRISE 712 AM MDT SUNSET 653 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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