Climatological Report (Seasonal)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE
849 AM CDT THU JUN 1 2017

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...THE MADISON WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
3/1/2017 TO 5/31/2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 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             101   05/31/1934
 LOW              -29   03/01/1962
HIGHEST            85   05/16        85       0       86  05/06
LOWEST              5   03/14         3       2        0  03/02
AVG. MAXIMUM     56.5              56.3     0.2     58.5
AVG. MINIMUM     37.0              35.6     1.4     37.6
MEAN             46.8              45.9     0.9     48.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      8               5.2     2.8        4
DAYS MIN <= 32     26              35.7    -9.7       29
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.4    -0.4        1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        17.42   1973
 MINIMUM         2.35   1936
TOTALS          10.96              9.15    1.81     8.29
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.10    0.02     0.09
DAYS >= .01        50              34.5    15.5       39
DAYS >= .10        27              19.2     7.8       23
DAYS >= .50         7               5.7     1.3        4
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.7    -1.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.45   04/26 TO 04/27              1.33

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           32.7   1923
TOTALS            8.3               9.8    -1.5      8.2
SINCE 7/1        44.0              50.9    -6.9     32.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         3               2.8     0.2        3
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         3   03/15                          2  03/04
                        03/02                             03/02
                        03/14                             03/03
 24 HR TOTAL      3.7   03/01 TO 03/01               2.6

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1676              1786    -110     1584
 SINCE 7/1         MM              7273      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL      15                30     -15       52
 SINCE 1/1         15                30     -15       52

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/12/1955
 LATEST       05/31/1966
EARLIEST                        10/01
LATEST                          05/10
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/062
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/170    DATE  05/17
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/190    DATE  03/06

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             40
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         39

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             18     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                9     RAIN                      21
LIGHT RAIN               55     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW                8     SLEET                      0
FOG                      53     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
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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