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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
237 AM CDT SAT JUL 1 2017

...ROCHESTER, MINNESOTA, WAS SLIGHTLY WARMER THAN NORMAL AND
RECEIVED BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 68.6 DEGREES, WHICH WAS 1
DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 79.9 DEGREES
AND THE AVERAGE LOW WAS 57.3 DEGREES. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR
THE MONTH WAS 96 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 11TH. THE COLDEST
TEMPERATURE WAS 47 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 26TH AND 27TH.

A TOTAL OF 3.71 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE MONTH. THIS
WAS 0.97 INCHES BELOW NORMAL. THE GREATEST 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION
AMOUNT WAS 1.41 INCHES, WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 12TH.

NO SNOW FELL DURING THE MONTH OF JUNE.

...RECORDS...

TWO RECORD WERE SET AT ROCHESTER DURING THE MONTH OF JUNE.

A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 96 DEGREES WAS SET ON THE 11TH,
BREAKING THE PREVIOUS RECORD OF 92 DEGREES SET IN 2001.

A RECORD DAILY PRECIPITATION AMOUNT OF 1.41 INCHES ON THE 12TH,
BREAKING THE PREVIOUS RECORD OF 0.98 SET IN 1970.

...DISCUSSION...

TEMPERATURES IN ROCHESTER WERE WARMER THAN NORMAL IN THE MONTH OF
JUNE. THE WARMEST PERIOD OCCURRED FROM THE 8TH TO THE 11TH, WHEN THE
AVERAGE DAILY TEMPERATURE RANGED FROM 7 TO 16 DEGREES ABOVE THE
NORMAL. THERE WERE 13 DAYS FROM THE 18TH TO THE 30TH WHEN THE DAILY
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS BELOW NORMAL.

DURING THE MONTH OF JUNE, PRECIPITATION WAS 0.97 INCHES BELOW
NORMAL. THERE WERE 13 DAYS OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 INCHES
OR GREATER) IN THE MONTH, WITH 1 DAY OF AN INCH OR MORE OF
PRECIPITATION.

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

...THE ROCHESTER MN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1886 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             105   06/27/1934
 LOW               31   06/09/1937
HIGHEST            96   06/11        MM      MM       93  06/10
LOWEST             47   06/27        MM      MM       48  06/08
                        06/26
                        06/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     79.9              78.0     1.9     79.0
AVG. MINIMUM     57.3              57.2     0.1     58.5
MEAN             68.6              67.6     1.0     68.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      3               1.5     1.5        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.52   2000
 MINIMUM            T   1910
TOTALS           3.71              4.68   -0.97     5.24
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.16   -0.04     0.17
DAYS >= .01        13              11.7     1.3       13
DAYS >= .10         5               7.1    -2.1        8
DAYS >= .50         3               3.4    -0.4        3
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.2    -0.2        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.41   06/12 TO 06/12           06/08 TO 06/09
                                                          06/30 TO 06/30
                                                          06/30 TO 06/30

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1        52.7              51.9     0.8     47.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   06/30 TO 06/30               0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      32                52     -20       21
 SINCE 7/1       6900              7722    -822     6796
COOLING TOTAL     147               130      17      141
 SINCE 1/1        167               164       3      189
.................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/300    DATE  06/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/300    DATE  06/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           18
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             13     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      2

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

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BREESER/BOYNE



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