Climatological Report (Annual)
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE, WA
1210 PM PST TUE JAN 3 2017

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...THE SPOKANE WA AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1881 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             108   08/04/1961
                        07/26/1928
 LOW              -30   01/16/1888
                        01/15/1888
HIGHEST            97   07/29
LOWEST             -7   12/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     59.7              58.1     1.6
AVG. MINIMUM     41.2              38.0     3.2
MEAN             50.4              48.2     2.2
DAYS MAX >= 90     24              16.2     7.8
DAYS MAX <= 32     29              33.1    -4.1
DAYS MIN <= 32     96             117.2   -21.2
DAYS MIN <= 0       2               2.6    -0.6

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        26.07   1948
 MINIMUM         7.55   1929
TOTALS          18.30             16.25    2.05
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.04    0.01
DAYS >= .01       124             112.2    11.8
DAYS >= .10        63              53.0    10.0
DAYS >= .50         4               5.9    -1.9
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.3    -0.3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.28   MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL          132.6   2008
TOTALS           30.9              42.7   -11.8
DAYS >= TRACE      55              34.4    20.6
DAYS >= 1.0        11              15.6    -4.6
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      4.3   MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5722              6593    -871
COOLING TOTAL     494               450      44

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/11/1889
 LATEST       05/25/1964
EARLIEST                        10/11
LATEST                          04/23
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/220    DATE  10/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/210    DATE  10/14

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     64

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             17     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                      36
LIGHT RAIN              139     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          6     HAIL                       6
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                      16
LIGHT SNOW               53     SLEET                      1
FOG                     158     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     54
HAZE                     15

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

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