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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS, MI
910 PM EST SAT JAN 2 2016

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...THE HOLLAND/TULIP CITY MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1996 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            91   08/02        MM      MM       91  07/22
                        07/28
LOWEST            -14   02/20        MM      MM      -11  02/12
AVG. MAXIMUM     58.3              58.5    -0.2     55.7
AVG. MINIMUM     40.5              41.5    -1.0     38.2
MEAN             49.4              50.0    -0.6     47.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      4               6.4    -2.4        2
DAYS MAX <= 32     45              40.2     4.8       70
DAYS MIN <= 32    113             115.1    -2.1      131
DAYS MIN <= 0      11               1.4     9.6       14

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS          25.30             36.46  -11.16    33.56
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.10   -0.02     0.09
DAYS >= .01       115                MM      MM      158
DAYS >= .10        59                MM      MM       82
DAYS >= .50        19                MM      MM       23
DAYS >= 1.00        3                MM      MM        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.06   MM                       08/19 TO 08/19
                                                          08/19 TO 08/19
                                                          08/19 TO 08/19

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5630              6158    -528     6958
 SINCE 7/1       1298              2268    -970     2326
COOLING TOTAL     601               693     -92      570
 SINCE 1/1        601               693     -92      570

FREEZE DATES
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/225
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/230    DATE  12/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    62/250    DATE  12/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          153
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            104
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY        106

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             25     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               32     RAIN                      58
LIGHT RAIN              125     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN         10     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW               11     SNOW                      19
LIGHT SNOW               57     SLEET                      1
FOG                     186     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     36
HAZE                     88

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

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