997  
CDUS43 KUNR 100036  
CLIRAP  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD  
636 PM MDT MON MAR 9 2020  
 
   
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..THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 9 2020
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
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)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 50 352 PM 73 2014 46 4 31  
2012  
MINIMUM 20 539 AM -14 2002 21 -1 10  
AVERAGE 35 33 2 21  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 0.44 1970 0.03 -0.03 0.07  
MONTH TO DATE 0.01 0.24 -0.23 0.57  
SINCE MAR 1 0.01 0.24 -0.23 0.57  
SINCE JAN 1 1.19 0.98 0.21 1.85  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 30 32 -2 44  
MONTH TO DATE 227 297 -70 496  
SINCE MAR 1 227 297 -70 496  
SINCE JUL 1 5584 5507 77 6266  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 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 15 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SE (140)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 22 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION S (170)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 6.4  
 
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 96 200 AM  
LOWEST 42 400 PM  
AVERAGE 69  
   
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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 46 80 1972  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 21 -14 1998  
1948  
 
 
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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