Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
330 AM MDT FRI JUL 1 2016

...PRELIMINARY MONTHLY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR RIVERTON REGIONAL AIRPORT
FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 2016...

..OFFICIAL CLIMATE DATA FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 2016 WILL BE AVAILABLE
APPROXIMATELY IN AUGUST 2016 FROM THE NATIONAL CLIMATIC DATA CENTER
(HTTP://WWW.NCDC.NOAA.GOV/OL/CLIMATEDATA.HTML).
UNOFFICIAL ASOS DAILY SUMMARIES ARE AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/CLIMATE/INDEX.PHP?WFO=RIW

...JUNE WAS MUCH WARMER AND DRIER THAN NORMAL AT RIVERTON...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR RIVERTON IN JUNE WAS 69.8
DEGREES...WHICH WAS 6.6 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. THIS TIES 2006 AS THE
WARMEST JUNE ON RECORD. THE WARMEST READING OF THE MONTH WAS 98
DEGREES ON THE 21ST...SETTING A NEW RECORD. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS
RECORD OF 95...SET IN 2005. A NEW RECORD HIGH OF 89 DEGREES WAS SET
ON THE 11TH...BREAKING THE PREVIOUS RECORD OF 86...SET IN 2013. A
NEW RECORD HIGH OF 87 DEGREES WAS SET ON THE 15TH...TYING THE
PREVIOUS RECORD SET IN 2007. A NEW RECORD HIGH OF 91 DEGREES WAS SET
ON THE 18TH...BREAKING THE PREVIOUS RECORD OF 88...SET IN 2012. THE
COLDEST READING OF THE MONTH WAS 37 DEGREES ON THE 1ST. A NEW RECORD
LOW OF 41 DEGREES WAS SET ON THE 26TH...TYING THE PREVIOUS RECORD
SET IN 2000.

TOTAL PRECIPITATION FOR THE MONTH WAS 0.39 INCHES...WHICH WAS 30
PERCENT OF NORMAL. THIS MAKES IT THE 8TH DRIEST JUNE ON RECORD. THE
WETTEST 24 HOUR PERIOD OF THE MONTH WAS THE 13TH...WHEN 0.27 OF AN
INCH OF PRECIPITATION FELL. 0.07 OF AN INCH OF PRECIPITATION FELL ON
THE 30TH...BREAKING THE PREVIOUS RECORD OF 0.04...SET IN 2004. THE
HIGHEST WIND GUST WAS 52 MPH ON THE 12TH.

...THE RIVERTON WY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1995 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              99   06/24/2012
 LOW               32   06/04/1998
                        06/03/1998
HIGHEST            98   06/21
LOWEST             37   06/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     86.3              77.7     8.6
AVG. MINIMUM     53.0              48.8     4.2
MEAN             69.8              63.2     6.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      9
DAYS MAX <= 32      0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.47   2003
 MINIMUM            T   2012
TOTALS           0.39              1.28   -0.89
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.04   -0.03
DAYS >= .01         3
DAYS >= .10         1
DAYS >= .50         0
DAYS >= 1.00        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.27   06/13 TO 06/13

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0                MM      MM
SINCE 7/1        62.4                MM      MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= 1.0         0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      16               119    -103
 SINCE 7/1       7104              7870    -766
COOLING TOTAL     162                66      96
 SINCE 1/1        162                75      87
.................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.9
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/290
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/270    DATE  06/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/200    DATE  06/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.00
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           29
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              1
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     40

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

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

LOOKING AHEAD TO JULY 2016...THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE ON THE
FIRST OF THE MONTH IS 88 DEGREES...AND THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE
IS 56 DEGREES. THE AVERAGE HIGH BY THE END OF THE MONTH IS 89
DEGREES...AND THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE IS 57 DEGREES. THE AVERAGE
MONTHLY PRECIPITATION IS 0.56 INCHES.


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