515  
CDUS43 KUNR 040833  
CLIRAP  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD  
232 AM MDT MON MAY 4 2020  
 
   
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..THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 3 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 73 203 PM 93 1952 64 9 59  
MINIMUM 36 433 AM 19 1954 38 -2 37  
AVERAGE 55 51 4 48  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.26 0.76 1969 0.09 0.17 0.01  
MONTH TO DATE 0.39 0.28 0.11 0.29  
SINCE MAR 1 2.06 3.01 -0.95 2.87  
SINCE JAN 1 3.24 3.75 -0.51 4.15  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 10 14 -4 17  
MONTH TO DATE 25 44 -19 71  
SINCE MAR 1 1588 1563 25 1818  
SINCE JUL 1 6945 6773 172 7588  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 0  
SINCE MAR 1 0 2 -2 0  
SINCE JAN 1 0 2 -2 0    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 29 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (340)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 40 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION N (10)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 8.7  
 
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
THUNDERSTORM  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 92 200 AM  
LOWEST 44 200 PM  
AVERAGE 68  
   
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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 65 91 1986  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 38 25 2013  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 4 2020...........SUNRISE 539 AM MDT SUNSET 800 PM MDT  
MAY 5 2020...........SUNRISE 537 AM MDT SUNSET 801 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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