Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
443 AM MDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE GRAND JUNCTION CO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             103   08/02/2000
                        08/06/1995
                        08/06/1969
 LOW               43   08/23/1968
HIGHEST            97   08/02        92       5       97  08/16
                                                          08/15
LOWEST             51   08/26        56      -5       52  08/18
AVG. MAXIMUM     88.5              89.7    -1.2     89.7
AVG. MINIMUM     60.8              61.3    -0.5     60.6
MEAN             74.6              75.5    -0.9     75.2
DAYS MAX >= 90     17              16.7     0.3       18
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         3.65   1921
 MINIMUM         0.02   1903
TOTALS           0.55              0.95   -0.40     0.70
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.03   -0.01     0.02
DAYS >= .01         6               6.7    -0.7        8
DAYS >= .10         2               2.9    -0.9        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.22   08/24 TO 08/25              0.38

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2015
                        5
                        0
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0        T
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0        T
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31                 T

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 2      -2        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 3      -3        0
COOLING TOTAL     307               327     -20      321
 SINCE 1/1       1114              1019      95      896
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/160    DATE  08/03
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    54/240    DATE  08/25

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           27
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              4
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     39

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             10     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       0     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1

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

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