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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1227 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

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...THE ELKO AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             107   08/04/1978
 LOW               20   08/26/1992
HIGHEST            97   08/01        98      -1       95  08/03
LOWEST             40   08/31        35       5       40  08/24
                                                          08/23
AVG. MAXIMUM     90.6              88.5     2.1     84.9
AVG. MINIMUM     52.4              47.9     4.5     51.7
MEAN             71.5              68.2     3.3     68.3
DAYS MAX >= 90     24              13.9    10.1        7
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.61   1970
 MINIMUM         0.00   1919
                        1914
                        1911
TOTALS           0.63              0.37    0.26     1.27
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.01    0.01     0.04
DAYS >= .01         5               3.4     1.6       10
DAYS >= .10         2               1.0     1.0        5
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.35   08/07 TO 08/08              0.30

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   1999
                        1993
                        1990
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 5.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31               0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       2                32     -30       20
 SINCE 7/1         11                51     -40       20
COOLING TOTAL     212               131      81      128
 SINCE 1/1        585               362     223      504
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/260    DATE  08/13
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/240    DATE  08/13

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     35

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                5     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       2     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      5

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

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...7TH WARMEST AUGUST ON RECORD IN ELKO...
...23RD WETTEST AUGUST ON RECORD IN ELKO...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN ELKO DURING AUGUST 2015 WAS 71.5
DEGREES...WHICH IS 3.3 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010
CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 68.2 DEGREES. THIS MAKES AUGUST
2015 THE 7TH WARMEST ON RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION
WAS 0.63...WHICH IS 0.26 INCHES OR 70 PERCENT ABOVE THE
1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 0.37 INCH. THIS MAKES
AUGUST 2015 THE 23RD WETTEST ON RECORD.

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