621  
CDUS43 KFSD 122237  
CLIFSD  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD  
537 PM CDT WED AUG 12 2020  
   
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..THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 12 2020
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1893 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 89 3:53 PM 97 1971 83 6 85  
1995  
MINIMUM 70 3:28 AM 44 1964 61 9 69  
AVERAGE 80 72 8 77  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 1.08 1905 0.10 -0.10 0.02  
MONTH TO DATE 0.95 1.21 -0.26 0.41  
SINCE JUN 1 6.58 8.22 -1.64 10.23  
SINCE JAN 1 12.94 17.55 -4.61 27.60  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 0.0 MM 0.0 0.0 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SINCE JUN 1 T 0.0 0.0 T  
SINCE JUL 1 T 0.0 0.0 T  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 0  
SINCE JUN 1 0 59 -59 20  
SINCE JUL 1 0 8 -8 0  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 15 7 8 12  
MONTH TO DATE 95 90 5 112  
SINCE JUN 1 768 481 287 625  
SINCE JAN 1 788 517 271 640    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 23 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (180)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 29 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION S (180)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 12.2  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 91 7:00 AM  
LOWEST 55 3:00 PM  
AVERAGE 73  
   
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THE SIOUX FALLS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 82 101 1965  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 60 37 1964  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
AUGUST 12 2020........SUNRISE 6:29 AM CDT SUNSET 8:34 PM CDT  
AUGUST 13 2020........SUNRISE 6:30 AM CDT SUNSET 8:32 PM CDT  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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