Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND
155 AM MDT THU NOV 3 2016

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...THE GOODLAND KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 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              96   10/17/1926
 LOW                1   10/29/1917
HIGHEST            92   10/16        87       5       93  10/11
LOWEST             29   10/24        22       7       25  10/29
AVG. MAXIMUM     76.4              66.2    10.2     70.1
AVG. MINIMUM     41.0              37.5     3.5     42.6
MEAN             58.7              51.9     6.8     56.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               0.5     0.5        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.4    -0.4        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      3               7.4    -4.4        2
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.94   1930
 MINIMUM         0.00   1910
TOTALS           0.04              1.37   -1.33     1.70
DAILY AVG.       0.00              0.04   -0.04     0.05
DAYS >= .01         1               5.6    -4.6        8
DAYS >= .10         0               2.9    -2.9        3
DAYS >= .50         0               0.8    -0.8        2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.3    -0.3        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.04   10/11                       0.76

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           19.5   1997
TOTALS            0.0               2.2    -2.2      0.0
SINCE 7/1           T               2.6    -2.6      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.5    -0.5        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                  0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     220               416    -196      276
 SINCE 7/1        285               540    -255      315
COOLING TOTAL      32                 8      24       16
 SINCE 1/1       1103               941     162     1145
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/170    DATE  10/03
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/170    DATE  10/03

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     52

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                3     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                     10

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

&&

FIFTH WARMEST OCTOBER ON RECORD.
TIED FOR TENTH DRIEST OCTOBER ON RECORD.

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