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CLIRAP


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
650 PM MDT MON APR 20 2015


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...THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 20 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1942 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         55    243 PM  89    1962  60     -5       74
  MINIMUM         24    335 AM   2    1966  33     -9       36
  AVERAGE         40                        46     -6       55

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.71 1964   0.06  -0.06     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.45                      1.01  -0.56     0.54
  SINCE MAR 1      0.55                      1.94  -1.39     1.63
  SINCE JAN 1      0.98                      2.68  -1.70     2.12

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           1.4  1992   0.3   -0.3      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         5.9   -5.9      6.0
  SINCE MAR 1      1.2                      14.6  -13.4     20.4
  SINCE JUL 1     36.2                      38.0   -1.8     63.4
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           25                        19      6       10
  MONTH TO DATE  415                       434    -19      468
  SINCE MAR 1   1117                      1352   -235     1485
  SINCE JUL 1   6225                      6562   -337     7118

 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    32   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    42   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    17.9


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    74           300 AM
 LOWEST     26           100 PM
 AVERAGE    50

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THE RAPID CITY AIRPORT SD CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60        92      1980
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   33        14      1959


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 20 2015.........SUNRISE   601 AM MDT   SUNSET   742 PM MDT
APRIL 21 2015.........SUNRISE   559 AM MDT   SUNSET   743 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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