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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
513 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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...THE CEDAR RAPIDS IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1891 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              95   04/22/1980
 LOW                1   04/06/1982
HIGHEST            81   04/17        66      15
                        04/16
                        04/03
LOWEST             18   04/09        32     -14
AVG. MAXIMUM     60.6              60.7    -0.1
AVG. MINIMUM     38.4              37.7     0.7
MEAN             49.5              49.2     0.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0
DAYS MIN <= 32      9
DAYS MIN <= 0       0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           2.96              3.05   -0.09
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.10    0.00
DAYS >= .01        13
DAYS >= .10         7
DAYS >= .50         3
DAYS >= 1.00        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.08   04/05 TO 04/06

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     459               481     -22
 SINCE 7/1       5462              6645   -1183
COOLING TOTAL       3                 7      -4
 SINCE 1/1          3                 7      -4
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    44/310    DATE  04/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    58/300    DATE  04/02

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           16
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     HAIL                       0
SLEET                     0     FOG                       16
FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     0     HAZE                       7

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

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GROSS




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