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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1020 AM MDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE FAITH SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            94   08/01                         98  08/24
LOWEST             47   08/26                         53  08/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     80.5              85.4    -4.9     84.5
AVG. MINIMUM     58.3              58.1     0.2     59.8
MEAN             69.4              71.7    -2.3     72.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      3                                 10
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           5.57              1.63    3.94     1.90
DAILY AVG.       0.18              0.05    0.13     0.06
DAYS >= .01        13                                  6
DAYS >= .10         7                                  4
DAYS >= .50         3                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        1                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.34   08/22 TO 08/23              0.75

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      26                21       5        2
 SINCE 7/1         43                33      10       15
COOLING TOTAL     171               230     -59      232
 SINCE 1/1        399               575    -176      590
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    44/320    DATE  08/17
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/320    DATE  08/17

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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