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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
146 AM PST MON JAN 1 2018

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...THE RENO-TAHOE INTL AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF
DECEMBER 2017...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR DECEMBER 2017 AT THE RENO-TAHOE
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT WAS 36.4 DEGREES WHICH IS 1.1 DEGREES ABOVE
NORMAL. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR DECEMBER WAS 64 DEGREES WHICH
OCCURRED ON THE 30TH. THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 16
DEGREES WHICH WAS RECORDED ON THE 13TH.

FOR DECEMBER 2017 0.11 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WERE RECORDED AT THE
RENO-TAHOE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. THIS IS 0.92 INCHES BELOW NORMAL.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 3.2 MPH. THE PEAK WIND GUST
FOR THE MONTH WAS 61 MPH FROM THE SOUTHWEST WHICH OCCURRED ON THE
19TH.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              71   12/03/1940
 LOW              -16   12/09/1972
HIGHEST            64   12/30        71      -7
LOWEST             16   12/13       -16      32
AVG. MAXIMUM     50.0              45.6     4.4
AVG. MINIMUM     22.8              25.0    -2.2
MEAN             36.4              35.3     1.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               1.8    -1.8
DAYS MIN <= 32     29              25.2     3.8
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.3    -0.3

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         5.25   1955
 MINIMUM         0.00   2011
                        1883
TOTALS           0.11              1.03   -0.92
DAILY AVG.       0.00              0.03   -0.03
DAYS >= .01         3               6.4    -3.4
DAYS >= .10         0               2.3    -2.3
DAYS >= .50         0               0.6    -0.6
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.2    -0.2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.06   12/03 TO 12/03
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           33.8   5
                        0
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
TOTALS            1.0               4.9    -3.9
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.10              0.50   -0.40
SINCE 7/1         1.0               8.4    -7.4
 LIQUID 7/1      0.10
DAYS >= TRACE       2               3.2    -1.2
DAYS >= 1.0         0               1.1    -1.1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.7   12/20 TO 12/20
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     878               921     -43
 SINCE 7/1       1818              2024    -206
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1       1401               839     562

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     08/23/1973
 LATEST       06/27/1974
EARLIEST                        10/03
LATEST                          05/21
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/240    DATE  12/20
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    61/240    DATE  12/19

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     54

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                2     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                       2     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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