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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
BALTIC
09/01 02:50
69 (69)
91
4 (5)
136 (SE)
0
0
BERESFORD
09/01 02:50
67.6 (67.6)
94
5 (6)
149 (SE)
0
0
BISON
09/01 01:50
60.7 (60.7)
76
7 (10)
135 (SE)
0
0
BRITTON
09/01 02:50
59 (59)
94
2 (3)
75 (E)
0
0
BROOKINGS
09/01 02:00
69.4 (69.4)
97
0 (0)
0 (N)
0
0
COLTON
09/01 02:55
69 (69)
93
3 (4)
143 (SE)
0
0
COTTONWOOD
09/01 01:55
60.7 (60.7)
91
1 (2)
294 (NW)
0
0
FLANDREAU
09/01 02:50
69.5 (69.5)
90
5 (6)
141 (SE)
0
0
GETTYSBURG
08/29 15:40
87.8 (88)
42
8 (11)
157 (SE)
617
0
GROTON
09/01 02:50
58.9 (59)
95
0 (2)
49 (NE)
0
0
HAMILL
09/01 02:50
64.8 (64.8)
92
0 (0)
0 (N)
0
0
LEMMON
09/01 01:50
57.2 (56)
83
6 (8)
171 (S)
0
0
MAHTO
09/01 01:55
59.1 (59)
75
5 (5)
110 (E)
0
0
NISLAND
09/01 01:50
58.2 (58)
91
1 (3)
358 (N)
0
0
OAK LAKE
09/01 02:50
68.9 (68.9)
99
5 (8)
206 (SW)
0
0
ORAL
09/01 01:30
57.7 (58)
86
2 (3)
167 (S)
0
0
PARKSTON
09/01 02:50
68.5 (68.5)
87
1 (3)
340 (N)
0
0
PIERRE
09/01 02:55
62.2 (62.2)
95
3 (4)
46 (NE)
0
0
REDFIELD
09/01 02:50
62 (62)
93
4 (5)
334 (NW)
0
0
SIOUXFALLS LANDFILL
09/01 02:50
69 (69)
92
3 (4)
180 (S)
0
0
SIOUXFALLS SOUTH
09/01 02:55
68.2 (68.2)
93
0 (0)
69 (E)
0
0
SOUTH SHORE
09/01 02:50
65 (65)
91
4 (5)
63 (NE)
0
0
VOLGA
09/01 02:50
65.5 (65.5)
95
0 (0)
0 (N)
0
0
WHITE LAKE
09/01 02:50
65.6 (65.6)
89
0 (0)
0 (N)
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
BALTIC
71 (78.7)
69 (55.8)
92
90
3
6 (01:10)
0
0 (0.1)
BERESFORD
69 (79.9)
67 (55.3)
95
93
4
7 (00:15)
0
0 (0.09)
BISON
63 (82)
61 (52.5)
76
61
7
12 (00:40)
0
0 (0.04)
BRITTON
63 (80.1)
59 (55.7)
94
87
3
6 (00:00)
0
0 (0.1)
BROOKINGS
72 (76.6)
69 (53.4)
97
91
1
8 (00:00)
0
0 (0.1)
COTTONWOOD
61 (84.2)
58 (53.2)
94
88
2
9 (01:00)
0
0 (0.05)
FLANDREAU
71 (76.5)
69 (53)
91
89
4
8 (00:00)
0
0 (0.1)
GROTON
60 (78.1)
58 (51.8)
95
92
0
3 (02:35)
0
0 (0.08)
HAMILL
67 (83.4)
63 (56.5)
93
83
3
6 (00:20)
0
0 (0.07)
LEMMON
58 (80.8)
56 (52.4)
84
75
6
8 (01:30)
0
0 (0.04)
MAHTO
63 (79.1)
59 (51.2)
75
69
2
5 (00:00)
0
0 (0.05)
NISLAND
63 (83.9)
58 (51.3)
91
81
4
8 (00:55)
0
0 (0.04)
OAK LAKE
71 (76.6)
69 (53.4)
99
96
5
11 (02:05)
0
0 (0.1)
ORAL
61 (84.9)
58 (48.7)
87
79
2
5 (00:35)
0
0 (0.05)
PARKSTON
71 (82.3)
69 (57.7)
87
84
3
8 (00:20)
0
0 (0.09)
PIERRE
63 (83.2)
60 (55.6)
97
93
1
4 (01:55)
0
0 (0.05)
REDFIELD
64 (80)
62 (53.6)
93
88
1
6 (02:20)
0
0 (0.08)
SIOUXFALLS LANDFILL
70 (78.7)
69 (55.8)
93
91
4
8 (00:00)
0
0 (0.1)
SIOUXFALLS SOUTH
73 (78.7)
68 (55.8)
93
83
0
4 (00:00)
0
0 (0.1)
SOUTH SHORE
67 (76.4)
64 (53.6)
93
87
3
7 (02:10)
0
0 (0.09)
VOLGA
69 (76.6)
65 (53.4)
95
92
0
0 (00:00)
0
0 (0.1)
WHITE LAKE
67 (81.2)
66 (54.9)
89
87
2
7 (00:00)
0
0 (0)
Data since midnight is populated from 5-minute data. Data in green in paranthesis is normals for the day.


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.