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

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...THE GILLETTE AIRPORT WY 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            93   08/19                         97  08/28
                        08/13
                        08/12
LOWEST             41   08/25                         49  08/31
AVG. MAXIMUM     82.8              85.7    -2.9     88.0
AVG. MINIMUM     54.1              53.3     0.8     57.5
MEAN             68.5              69.5    -1.0     72.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      5                                 10
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           2.15              0.95    1.20     0.99
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.03    0.04     0.03
DAYS >= .01         9                                  7
DAYS >= .10         5                                  4
DAYS >= .50         1                                  0
DAYS >= 1.00        1                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.29   08/22 TO 08/23              0.37

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      36                38      -2        0
 SINCE 7/1         49                57      -8        0
COOLING TOTAL     153               178     -25      250
 SINCE 1/1        355               460    -105      522
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/330    DATE  08/30
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/320    DATE  08/30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     59

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      0

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

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