Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
645 AM CDT SAT APR 1 2017

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...THE BISMARCK ND CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1875 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              81   03/16/2012
                        03/25/2007
                        03/27/1946
 LOW              -36   03/15/1897
HIGHEST            65   03/29                         75  03/06
                        03/27
LOWEST             -7   03/13                         11  03/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     41.5              40.4     1.1     53.5
AVG. MINIMUM     20.6              19.4     1.2     24.5
MEAN             31.0              29.9     1.1     39.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     10               8.0     2.0        1
DAYS MIN <= 32     27              28.9    -1.9       26
DAYS MIN <= 0       2               2.4    -0.4        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.27   1916
 MINIMUM         0.00   1930
TOTALS           0.52              0.87   -0.35     0.43
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.03   -0.01     0.01
DAYS >= .01         8               7.9     0.1        7
DAYS >= .10         1               2.5    -1.5        1
DAYS >= .50         0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.24   03/23 TO 03/23              0.20

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           31.1   5
                        0
                        -26215
TOTALS            8.7               9.1    -0.4      3.3
SINCE 7/1        71.6              46.6    25.0     23.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      2                 4      -2        0
DAYS >= 1.0         3               2.5     0.5        1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         6   03/02                          1  03/19
 24 HR TOTAL      2.9   MM                           1.3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1043              1088     -45
 SINCE 7/1       7045              7519    -474
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0
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WIND (MPH)
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    48/280    DATE  03/07
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    66/290    DATE  03/07

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           11
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             17
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                3     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                8     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     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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