Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22
000
CXUS53 KABR 011415
CLMATY


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
911 AM CDT MON JUN 1 2015

...................................

...THE WATERTOWN SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1898 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             106   05/30/1934
 LOW               16   05/03/1907
HIGHEST            84   05/02        MM      MM       87  05/30
LOWEST             31   05/09        MM      MM       24  05/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     65.1              67.6    -2.5     66.9
AVG. MINIMUM     44.3              44.6    -0.3     44.0
MEAN             54.7              56.1    -1.4     55.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               2.1    -1.1        5
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.75   1962
 MINIMUM         0.41   1992
                        1967
TOTALS           4.61              2.64    1.97     1.88
DAYS >= .01        13              10.9     2.1        9
DAYS >= .10         8               5.8     2.2        5
DAYS >= .50         4               1.8     2.2        1
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.3     0.7        0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            6.0   1907
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS              T               0.0     0.0        T
SINCE 7/1        25.3              35.9   -10.6     28.2
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE       1               0.0     1.0        1
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     322               296      26      330
 SINCE 7/1       8196              8447    -251     9273
COOLING TOTAL       8                20     -12       41
 SINCE 1/1          8                22     -14       41

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.6
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/042
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/170    DATE  05/13
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/170    DATE  05/13

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      5

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

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.