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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1007 AM MDT TUE APR 1 2014

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...THE PHILIP SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 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            74   03/26                         74  03/14
                        03/09
LOWEST            -23R  03/02                          3  03/20
AVG. MAXIMUM     46.5              47.7    -1.2     48.8
AVG. MINIMUM     19.1              21.8    -2.7     19.2
MEAN             32.8              34.7    -1.9     34.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      5                                  3
DAYS MIN <= 32     26                                 29
DAYS MIN <= 0       3                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           0.54              1.27   -0.73     0.40
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.04   -0.02     0.01
DAYS >= .01         8                                  3
DAYS >= .10         2                                  2
DAYS >= .50         0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.23   03/01 TO 03/01              0.20

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     990               938      52      955
 SINCE 7/1       6593              6303     290     5981
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/320    DATE  03/31
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/340    DATE  03/31

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     62

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                3     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                9     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      2

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

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