Climatological Report (Annual)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1053 PM CST FRI JAN 1 2016

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...CORRECTED PRECIPITATION TOTALS...

...THE WATERLOO ASOS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             112   07/14/1936
                        07/13/1936
 LOW              -34   01/16/2009
                        03/01/1962
HIGHEST            95   06/09        95       0
LOWEST            -24   02/27       -20       4
AVG. MAXIMUM  58.9   58.3     0.6
AVG. MINIMUM     38.2              37.4     0.8
MEAN             48.5              47.9     0.6     45.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      7              14.2    -7.2
DAYS MAX <= 32     53              55.4    -2.4
DAYS MIN <= 32    139             146.6    -7.6
DAYS MIN <= 0      29              19.6     9.4

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        53.07   1993
 MINIMUM        17.35   1910
TOTALS          38.97             34.60    4.37
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.09    0.02
DAYS >= .01       105             111.9    -6.9
DAYS >= .10        66              63.6     2.4
DAYS >= .50        24              22.1     1.9
DAYS >= 1.00        6               8.1    -2.1


SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
  MAXIMUM     64.3   2000
  MINIMUM         6.5   1922

TOTALS           50.0              35.3    14.7     38.6

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    6586              7028    -442
COOLING TOTAL     747               799     -52
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-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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