Climatological Report (Annual)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE
919 AM CST SUN JAN 1 2017

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...THE MADISON WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             107   07/14/1936
 LOW              -37   01/30/1951
HIGHEST            94   07/21        94       0       92  08/14
LOWEST             -9   01/18       -17       8      -12  02/23
AVG. MAXIMUM     58.3              56.0     2.3     57.7
AVG. MINIMUM     40.3              36.9     3.4     38.5
MEAN             49.3              46.5     2.8     48.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      6               5.9     0.1        6
DAYS MAX <= 32     54              61.3    -7.3       58
DAYS MIN <= 32    124             148.5   -24.5      133
DAYS MIN <= 0      15              15.3    -0.3       26

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        52.91   1881
 MINIMUM        13.63   1895
TOTALS          45.56             34.48   11.08    39.59
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.09    0.03     0.11
DAYS >= .01       126             124.8     1.2      111
DAYS >= .10        77              68.0     9.0       68
DAYS >= .50        24              20.8     3.2       26
DAYS >= 1.00       11               7.4     3.6       11
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.93   09/06 TO 09/07              2.23

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL          111.1   2008
TOTALS           43.9              50.9    -7.0     36.6
SINCE 7/1        22.7              17.6     5.1     11.5
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= 1.0        15              14.7     0.3       13
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         9   12/19                          9  02/05
                        12/18                             02/04
 24 HR TOTAL      7.9   12/10 TO 12/11               6.6

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    6417              7332    -915     6667
 SINCE 7/1         MM              2879      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL     780               568     212      666
 SINCE 1/1        780               568     212      666

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/12/1955
 LATEST       05/31/1966
EARLIEST                        10/01
LATEST                          05/10
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/191
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    48/010    DATE  07/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    63/020    DATE  07/21

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           69
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            186
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY        111

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             49     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               39     RAIN                      56
LIGHT RAIN              117     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN          7     HAIL                       2
HEAVY SNOW                4     SNOW                      13
LIGHT SNOW               57     SLEET                      7
FOG                     186     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     27
HAZE                     41

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

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