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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
349 PM PST MON JAN 2 2017

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...THE TONOPAH AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1954 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             104   07/28/2016
                        07/18/1960
                        07/18/1960
 LOW              -15   01/24/1962
                        01/23/1962
HIGHEST           104R  07/28       100       4      101  06/20
LOWEST             -6   02/03         0      -6        7  12/27
AVG. MAXIMUM     68.3              67.0     1.3     69.4
AVG. MINIMUM     38.9              37.3     1.6     40.6
MEAN             53.6              52.2     1.4     55.0
DAYS MAX >= 90     74              49.6    24.4       56
DAYS MAX <= 32      7               5.6     1.4        4
DAYS MIN <= 32    130             147.2   -17.2      129
DAYS MIN <= 0       3               1.2     1.8        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.64   1983
 MINIMUM         2.53   1986
TOTALS           4.10              5.24   -1.14     5.85
DAILY AVG.          T              0.01   -0.01     0.02
DAYS >= .01        39              38.5     0.5       43
DAYS >= .10        12              16.3    -4.3       14
DAYS >= .50         1               1.3    -0.3        2
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.2     0.8        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.14   09/21 TO 09/21              1.70

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5090              5461    -371     4568
 SINCE 7/1       2058              2245    -187     2116
COOLING TOTAL    1022               783     239     1034
 SINCE 1/1       1022               783     239     1034
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    46/180    DATE  03/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    59/030    DATE  07/01

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     41

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               54     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                4     SNOW                       8
LIGHT SNOW               19     SLEET                      0
FOG                      23     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      8
HAZE                     10

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

&&

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...4TH WARMEST YEAR ON RECORD IN TONOPAH WITH AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
OF 53.6 DEGREES...

...SUMMER 2016 (JUN-AUG) WAS THE WARMEST SUMMER ON RECORD WITH AN
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 75.1 DEGRESS...

...SUMMER 2016 (JUN-AUG) WAS THE SECOND DRIEST SUMMER ON RECORD WITH
A TOTAL PRECIPITATION OF 0.19 INCHES...

...JUNE 2016 WAS THE 2ND WARMEST JUNE ON RECORD WITH AN AVERAGE
TEMPERATURE OF 73.5 DEGREES...

$$

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