Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1213 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

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...THE DETROIT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1874 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             104   08/06/1918
 LOW               38   08/29/1982
HIGHEST            92   08/02        MM      MM
LOWEST             54   08/28        MM      MM
                        08/27
AVG. MAXIMUM     80.8              81.4    -0.6
AVG. MINIMUM     62.7              62.6     0.1
MEAN             71.7              72.0    -0.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               2.5    -1.5
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.33   1926
 MINIMUM         0.16   1894
TOTALS           3.16              3.00    0.16
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.10    0.00
DAYS >= .01        11               9.6     1.4
DAYS >= .10         8               5.9     2.1
DAYS >= .50         3               2.1     0.9
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.7    -0.7
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.03   08/19 TO 08/20
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   0
                        0
                        0
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       7                 8      -1
 SINCE 7/1         10                10       0
COOLING TOTAL     222               225      -3
 SINCE 1/1        720               711       9

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/350    DATE  08/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/220    DATE  08/20

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            3
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             17
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              7     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      6

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

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MONTHLY CLIMATE DATA FOR NWS WHITE LAKE - AUGUST 2015

...TEMPERATURE DATA...              ...PRECIPITATION DATA...
AVERAGE MAXIMUM...75.6              MONTHLY TOTAL..........3.27
AVERAGE MINIMUM...55.6              GREATEST DAILY TOTAL...1.08
MONTHLY AVERAGE...65.6              ON THE 2ND
                                    2015 TOTAL............22.32

...HEATING DEGREE DAYS...           ...SNOWFALL DATA...
MONTHLY TOTAL............56         MONTHLY TOTAL............0.0
2015-2016 SEASON TOTAL...101        2015-2016 SEASON TOTAL...0.0

...COOLING DEGREE DAYS...
MONTHLY TOTAL...81
2015 TOTAL......263

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       SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 2015


AUGUST 2015 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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PRECIPITATION
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    3.16"      3.00"      +0.16"     54TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA      2.85"      3.18"      -0.33"     46TH WETTEST
SAGINAW         5.50"      3.31"      +2.19"     11TH WETTEST

WATER YEAR SINCE JANUARY 1

                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    21.98"    22.43"      -0.45"     71ST DRIEST
FLINT AREA      19.37"    20.56"      -1.19"     44TH DRIEST
SAGINAW         20.60"    20.52"      +0.08"     43RD WETTEST

      *NORMAL TO DATE (AS OF AUGUST 31, 2015)

AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     71.7      72.0        -0.3      58TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA       70.6      68.8        +1.8      30TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          70.2      68.8        +1.4      30TH WARMEST

AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     80.8      81.4        -0.6      61ST WARMEST
FLINT AREA       80.9      79.7        +1.2      46TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          79.3      79.4        -0.1      44TH COLDEST

AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     62.7      62.6        +0.1      46TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA       60.3      57.9        +2.4      20TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          61.2      58.3        +2.9      15TH WARMEST


DETROIT AREA HAS A CLIMATE RECORD DATING TO NOVEMBER 1874
FLINT AREA HAS A CLIMATE RECORD DATING TO JANUARY 1921
SAGINAW HAS A CLIMATE RECORD DATING TO 1912



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