weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Climatological Report (Seasonal)
NWS Homepage
This page is being discontinued on March 12, 2014.
The same data is available at this site. Please update your bookmarks.
Thank you, and we apologize for the inconvenience.
Please send an email to SR-SRH.Webmaster@noaa.gov with any concerns.


Current Version
Previous Version:    01  02  03  04  05  06  07  08  09  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  
[Printable]
290
CDUS43 KUNR 021258 CCA
CLSUNR

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
553 AM MST SUN MAR 2 2014

...................................

...THE EAST RAPID CITY SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2013 TO 2/28/2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              79   12/05/1939
 LOW              -34   02/11/1899
HIGHEST            64   02/16                         66  12/02
LOWEST            -15   01/05                         -2  01/30
AVG. MAXIMUM     34.1              37.5    -3.4     38.6
AVG. MINIMUM     11.6              17.5    -5.9     19.2
MEAN             22.8              27.5    -4.7     28.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32     37                                 28
DAYS MIN <= 32     81                                 81
DAYS MIN <= 0      29                                  6

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.06   1952
 MINIMUM         0.27   2001
TOTALS           1.05              1.09   -0.04     0.91
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.01    0.00     0.01
DAYS >= .01        29                                 18
DAYS >= .10         1                                  2
DAYS >= .50         0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.33   12/19 TO 12/19              0.25

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           40.0   1970
TOTALS           20.3              18.1     2.2     16.9
SINCE 7/1        50.1              26.7    23.4     21.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                 2      -1        0
DAYS >= 1.0         5               5.8    -0.8        7
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         5   12/20                          4  01/13
                                                          01/12
 24 HR TOTAL      5.2   12/19 TO 12/19               3.7

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3759              3374     385     3234
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    47/320    DATE  01/18
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    69/320    DATE  01/18

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               50     SLEET                      0
FOG                       6     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      0

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

$$











U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE