Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
886
CDUS43 KDMX 160634 RRB
CLIAMW

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
131 AM CDT TUE MAY 16 2017

...................................

...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 15 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
..................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         88    516 PM  MM      MM  71     17       69
  MINIMUM         62    533 AM  MM      MM  49     13       36
  AVERAGE         75                        60     15       53

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.16  -0.16
  MONTH TO DATE    1.62                      2.21  -0.59

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         6     -6       12
  MONTH TO DATE   96                       121    -25      131
  SINCE MAR 1   1312                      1458   -146     1227
  SINCE JUL 1   5524                      6743  -1219     5779

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY       10                         1      9        0
  MONTH TO DATE   22                        10     12        1
  SINCE MAR 1     25                        13     12        4
  SINCE JAN 1     25                        13     12        4
..................................................................


WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    25   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (210)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    33   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (200)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           400 AM
 LOWEST     50           400 PM
 AVERAGE    72

..........................................................


THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 16 2017...........SUNRISE   553 AM CDT   SUNSET   829 PM CDT
MAY 17 2017...........SUNRISE   552 AM CDT   SUNSET   830 PM CDT


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




$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.