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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
710 AM PDT THU JUN 1 2017

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...THE RENO-TAHOE INTL AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF
MAY 2017...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR MAY 2017 AT THE RENO-TAHOE INTERNATIONAL
AIRPORT WAS 62.1 DEGREES WHICH IS 2.6 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. THE
HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR MAY WAS 92 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED ON THE
23RD. THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 38 DEGREES WHICH WAS
RECORDED ON BOTH THE 15TH AND THE 18TH.

FOR MAY 2017 0.61 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED AT THE RENO-
TAHOE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. THIS IS 0.12 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 7.3 MPH. THE PEAK WIND GUST
FOR THE MONTH WAS 43 MPH FROM THE WEST WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 12TH.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              98   05/31/1910
 LOW               16   05/10/1896
HIGHEST            92   05/23        96      -4
LOWEST             38   05/18        18      20
                        05/15
                        05/13
AVG. MAXIMUM     76.1              73.5     2.6
AVG. MINIMUM     48.1              45.5     2.6
MEAN             62.1              59.5     2.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      2               1.2     0.8
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.7    -0.7
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.89   1963
 MINIMUM         0.00   1884
TOTALS           0.61              0.49    0.12
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.02    0.00
DAYS >= .01         2               3.7    -1.7
DAYS >= .10         1               1.7    -0.7
DAYS >= .50         1               0.1     0.9
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.57   05/06 TO 05/06
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           14.1   5
                        0
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.3    -0.3
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00
SINCE 7/1        27.0              21.8     5.2
 LIQUID 7/1      2.70
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.2    -0.2
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   05/31 TO 05/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     134               206     -72
 SINCE 7/1       4401              4868    -467
COOLING TOTAL      54                36      18
 SINCE 1/1         54                37      17

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     08/23/1973
 LATEST       06/27/1974
EARLIEST                        10/03
LATEST                          05/21
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/280    DATE  05/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/290    DATE  05/12

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     39

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                4     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                      0

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

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