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-- Most recent 5-min data --
Station
Date
Temp
RH
Wind (mph)
Radiation
Tot. Precip
5-min
Multi-
Time
(°F)
(%)
Speed/Gust
Dir
(W/m²)
(inch)
data/graph
Platform
ANTELOPE RANGE
11/24 01:00
13.4 (13)
92
0 (2)
357 (N)
0
0
BALTIC
11/24 02:00
18.1 (1)
76
22 (29)
320 (NW)
0
0
BERESFORD
11/24 02:00
22.9 (7)
72
24 (31)
285 (W)
0
0
BISON
11/24 01:10
19.3 (6)
87
13 (17)
333 (NW)
0
0
BOWDLE
11/24 02:05
17.9 (2)
82
18 (27)
0 (N)
0
0
BRITTON
11/24 02:10
15.5 (3)
83
10 (17)
325 (NW)
0
0
BROOKINGS
11/24 02:00
17.2 (3)
83
15 (22)
343 (N)
0
0
COTTONWOOD
11/24 01:05
25.1 (14)
74
12 (17)
0 (N)
0
0
EAGLE BUTTE
11/24 01:00
18.2 (4)
81
15 (21)
319 (NW)
0
0
EDGEMONT
11/24 01:00
21.2 (12)
77
7 (9)
269 (W)
0
0
FAULKTON
11/24 02:00
20.1 (5)
76
18 (24)
332 (NW)
0
0
FLANDREAU
11/24 02:10
17.6 (0)
76
22 (28)
337 (NW)
0
0
GETTYSBURG
11/24 02:10
19.4 (2)
81
24 (31)
290 (W)
0
0
GROTON
11/24 02:10
16.6 (-1)
76
21 (27)
332 (NW)
0
0
HAMILL
11/24 02:10
25 (11)
72
19 (24)
310 (NW)
0
0
HIGHMORE
11/24 02:00
21.8 (9)
79
15 (23)
0 (N)
0
0
LEMMON
11/24 01:10
15.2 (1)
89
13 (17)
340 (N)
0
0
MARTIN
11/24 01:00
25.6 (14)
83
13 (19)
242 (SW)
0
0
MCINTOSH
11/24 01:00
15.3 (2)
86
11 (17)
344 (N)
0
0
NISLAND
11/24 01:10
25.1 (20)
80
4 (6)
315 (NW)
0
0
OACOMA
11/24 01:00
25.8 (11)
67
23 (29)
336 (NW)
0
0
OAK LAKE
11/24 02:10
15.8 (0)
89
18 (25)
360 (N)
0
0
ORAL
11/24 01:10
31.4 (24)
57
9 (14)
247 (SW)
0
0
PARKSTON
11/24 02:10
24.7 (11)
71
17 (25)
338 (N)
0
0
PIERRE
11/24 02:00
25.7 (14)
71
14 (19)
0 (N)
0
0
REDFIELD
11/24 02:10
19.5 (5)
74
16 (22)
342 (N)
0
0
SIOUXFALLS LANDFILL
11/24 02:00
19 (3)
77
20 (26)
3 (N)
0
0
SOUTH SHORE
11/24 02:10
14.6 (-2)
82
19 (25)
330 (NW)
0
0
TIMBER LAKE
07/10 17:00
78.5 (80)
62
0 (0)
0 (N)
401
0
UNION CENTER
11/24 01:00
21.6 (6)
79
21 (27)
108 (E)
0
0
WHITE LAKE
11/24 02:10
24.1 (9)
74
22 (29)
304 (NW)
0
0
WHITE RIVER
11/24 02:00
24.5 (11)
74
17 (24)
325 (NW)
0
0
Above data are sample observations. Wind chill (Feels like temperature) is included in blue text during winter. Heat index is in red text during summer.
Date reflects local time. Precipitation is totaled for the last 5 minutes. Wind gust within the last 5 minutes is displayed.


-- Data summary since midnight using 5-min data --
Station
Temperature (°F)
Rel. Humidity(%)
Wind Speed (mph)
Radiation
Precip
Hi
Lo
Hi
Lo
Avg
Gust
Max (W/m²)
Total
ANTELOPE RANGE
17 (37.8)
13 (17.9)
92
87
3
11 (00:05)
0
0 (0.01)
BALTIC
23 (37.1)
18 (18.2)
77
73
21
33 (01:50)
0
0 (0.04)
BERESFORD
25 (38.7)
23 (19)
75
72
20
34 (01:40)
0
0 (0.05)
BISON
19 (37.8)
18 (17.9)
89
87
12
19 (00:05)
0
0 (0.01)
BOWDLE
19 (34.2)
18 (15.4)
83
79
18
28 (01:05)
0
0 (0.02)
BRITTON
16 (35)
15 (17.8)
83
78
9
17 (00:20)
0
0 (0.03)
BROOKINGS
20 (34.7)
17 (16.7)
84
78
17
28 (00:10)
0
0 (0.02)
COTTONWOOD
27 (42.5)
25 (16.9)
74
69
14
22 (00:00)
0
0 (0.02)
EAGLE BUTTE
20 (38)
18 (17.9)
81
78
17
27 (00:05)
0
0 (0.02)
EDGEMONT
24 (43)
21 (15)
77
72
9
14 (00:05)
0
0 (0.02)
FAULKTON
21 (36.9)
20 (16.4)
77
73
18
31 (01:45)
0
0 (0.03)
FLANDREAU
21 (35.3)
17 (16.7)
77
73
22
33 (00:05)
0
0 (0.04)
GETTYSBURG
21 (34.8)
19 (14.7)
81
78
22
34 (01:05)
0
0 (0.02)
GROTON
17 (34.2)
17 (14.5)
79
75
18
27 (00:20)
0
0 (0.03)
HAMILL
28 (41.1)
25 (20.6)
72
69
20
33 (01:20)
0
0 (0.03)
HIGHMORE
22 (37)
22 (17.8)
80
77
15
25 (00:45)
0
0 (0)
LEMMON
17 (37)
15 (17.5)
89
87
15
22 (00:00)
0
0 (0.02)
MARTIN
29 (41.3)
26 (18.4)
83
74
13
25 (00:00)
0
0 (0.02)
MCINTOSH
17 (36.1)
15 (17)
86
84
15
25 (00:35)
0
0 (0.01)
NISLAND
29 (43.1)
25 (18.9)
80
70
8
14 (00:00)
0
0 (0.02)
OACOMA
27 (40.1)
26 (19.1)
67
65
25
36 (00:40)
0
0 (0.02)
OAK LAKE
18 (34.7)
16 (16.7)
90
86
18
29 (00:00)
0
0 (0.02)
ORAL
31 (44.9)
30 (17.3)
62
57
9
14 (00:50)
0
0 (0.01)
PARKSTON
25 (39.2)
25 (21)
71
66
18
30 (00:05)
0
0 (0.03)
PIERRE
26 (39.1)
25 (19.2)
71
69
15
28 (00:05)
0
0 (0.02)
REDFIELD
21 (36.5)
20 (16.2)
74
71
18
31 (00:25)
0
0 (0.02)
SIOUXFALLS LANDFILL
23 (37.1)
19 (18.2)
78
74
19
34 (01:40)
0
0 (0.04)
SOUTH SHORE
16 (33.6)
15 (15.9)
83
80
19
27 (00:00)
0
0 (0.02)
UNION CENTER
24 (40.5)
22 (15.7)
79
77
21
29 (00:05)
0
0 (0.01)
WHITE LAKE
26 (38.4)
24 (17.9)
74
71
22
31 (01:25)
0
0 (0)
WHITE RIVER
26 (42.8)
23 (19.4)
76
71
15
24 (00:10)
0
0 (0.01)
Data since midnight is populated from 5-minute data. Data in green in paranthesis is normals for the day.

Note:
Weather stations report data after every 5 minutes, 1hour and 24 hours.
This module displays the recent 5-minute, and hourly data. Statistics since midnight is also included in this module.
Normals are included in green numerics. Normal temperature indicates an average for the day in the 30 years (1981-2010).
Normal precip is the total for the day. Sample measurements are colored black. Wind gust measurements are in red text.