Weather Almanac for Rapid City WFO, SD

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Sunday, October 2, 2011

  Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 54 °F  
Max Temperature 64 °F 94 °F (2011)
Min Temperature 43 °F 24 °F (1893)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 12  
Month to date heating degree days   23  
Since 1 July heating degree days   232  
Cooling Degree Days 0  
Month to date cooling degree days   0  
Year to date cooling degree days   661  
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Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.06 in 0.62 in (1998)
Month to date precipitation   0.11  
Year to date precipitation   17.33  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in - ()
Month to date snowfall   0.0  
Since 1 July snowfall   0.1  
Since 1 September snowfall   0.1  
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T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Oct. 02, 2011 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:51 AM MDT 6:32 PM MDT
Civil Twilight 6:22 AM MDT 7:00 PM MDT
Nautical Twilight 5:49 AM MDT 7:34 PM MDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:15 AM MDT 8:08 PM MDT
Moon 1:12 PM MDT (10/2) 10:21 PM MDT (10/2)
Length of Visible Light 12h 38m
Length of Day
11h 40m
Waxing Crescent, 35% of the Moon is Illuminated
Oct 2
Waxing Crescent
Oct 3
First Quarter
Oct 11
Full
Oct 19
Last Quarter
Oct 26
New