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NOUS43 KMQT 151921
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Monthly climatological summary
National weather service marquette mi
122 PM CST Wed Feb 15 2017

...January 2017 Climate Statistics For Gogebic-Iron Wastewater
Treatment Plant Near Ironwood...

...Well Above Normal Monthly Average Temperature...

...Below Normal Precipitation and Snowfall...

                                    Normal   Departure
Average temperature         16.4     11.6   plus    4.8
Average high temperature    24.2     20.3   plus    3.9
Average low temperature      8.6      2.9   plus    5.7
Heating degree days         1498     1655  minus    157
Cooling degree days            0        0             0
Total precipitation         1.55     1.93  minus   0.38
Total snowfall              23.3     44.2  minus   20.9

Highest temperature:                    50 on 1/19
Lowest temperature:                    -16 on 1/13
Greatest 24 hour precipitation:       0.35 on 1/10
Greatest 24 hour snowfall:             5.5 on 1/10

Daily record high maximum temperature on 1/19...50 /Old record
                                                    48...1908&81/
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         ...August Through January Very Warm at Ironwood...

                         Average Temperature

            Observed Normal Departure     Record          Rank
Ironwood      40.5    36.8    +3.7    44.2 /1931-32/   11th warmest
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Note that statistics for the Gogebic-Iron Wastewater Treatment Plant
cooperative observer site are based on records which began in July
1901. Normals used are for the period 1981 through 2010. Note all
temperatures are in fahrenheit and precipitation is in inches. All
climate data listed in this product are unofficial. For official
Data, please refer to the National Climatic Data Center.

NWS Marquette web page is at http://www.crh.noaa.gov/mqt/index.htm.
See ARBCLMMQT (cxus53 kmqt) for further details on Upper Michigan
climate. Contact the National Climatic Data Center at (828) 271-4800
or www.ncdc.noaa.gov.

KC



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