508  
CDUS43 KUNR 070039  
CLIRAP  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD  
639 PM MDT WED MAY 6 2020  
 
   
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..THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 6 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 62 321 PM 88 2017 65 -3 39  
MINIMUM 33 259 AM 26 1989 39 -6 34  
AVERAGE 48 52 -4 37  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.03 1.61 2015 0.09 -0.06 0.11  
MONTH TO DATE 0.53 0.55 -0.02 0.45  
SINCE MAR 1 2.20 3.28 -1.08 3.03  
SINCE JAN 1 3.38 4.02 -0.64 4.31  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 17 13 4 28  
MONTH TO DATE 75 85 -10 134  
SINCE MAR 1 1638 1604 34 1881  
SINCE JUL 1 6995 6814 181 7651  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 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 17 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SE (140)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 23 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SE (140)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 7.5  
 
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 89 200 AM  
LOWEST 32 100 PM  
AVERAGE 61  
   
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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 65 90 1992  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 39 25 2010  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 6 2020...........SUNRISE 536 AM MDT SUNSET 802 PM MDT  
MAY 7 2020...........SUNRISE 535 AM MDT SUNSET 803 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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