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NOUS43 KMQT 161841
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MONTHLY CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
140 PM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...AUGUST 2014 CLIMATE STATISTICS FOR IRON MOUNTAIN-KINGSFORD
WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT NEAR IRON MOUNTAIN...

...A BIT COOLER AND DRIER THAN NORMAL...

                                    NORMAL   DEPARTURE
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE         65.7     66.4  MINUS    0.7
AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE    76.9     78.3  MINUS    1.4
AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE     54.5     54.5           0.0
HEATING DEGREE DAYS           38       57  MINUS     19
COOLING DEGREE DAYS           67      100  MINUS     33
TOTAL PRECIPITATION         3.14     3.26  MINUS   0.12
TOTAL SNOWFALL                 0        0             0

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE:                    85 ON 8/3...8/9...8/10 AND
                                              8/25
LOWEST TEMPERATURE:                     41 ON 8/15
GREATEST 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION:       1.34 ON 8/29-8/30
GREATEST 24 HOUR SNOWFALL:               0

NO NEW DAILY OR MONTHLY RECORDS ESTABLISHED IN AUGUST 2014
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               ...RECORD COLDEST START TO THE YEAR...

             ...JANUARY-AUGUST 2014 MEAN TEMPERATURE...

                                             PREVIOUS
              OBSERVED  NORMAL  DEPARTURE     RECORD      2014 RANK

IRON MOUNTAIN   39.5     43.9     -4.4     40.5 /1996  RECORD COLDEST
                                                &1950/
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               ...JUNE-AUGUST 2014 MEAN TEMPERATURE...

              OBSERVED  NORMAL  DEPARTURE     RECORD      2014 RANK

IRON MOUNTAIN   65.0     66.0     -1.0     61.8 /1927/       ****

**** NOT IN TOP 25
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NOTE THAT STATISTICS FOR THE IRON MOUNTAIN-KINGSFORD WASTEWATER
TREATMENT PLANT COOPERATIVE OBSERVER SITE NEAR IRON MOUNTAIN ARE
BASED ON RECORDS WHICH BEGAN IN MARCH 1931. ANY DATA LISTED FROM
YEARS BEFORE 1931 WERE TAKEN AT NEARBY SITES. 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
(ALL LOWER CASE). 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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