Climatological Report (Daily)
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 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
CDUS43 KDMX 180635 RRA
CLIAMW

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
130 AM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017

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

...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 17 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
..................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         79    305 PM  MM      MM  82     -3       86
  MINIMUM         60   1159 PM  MM      MM  61     -1       65
  AVERAGE         70                        71     -1       76

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T                         0.14  -0.14
  MONTH TO DATE    2.07                      2.51  -0.44

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    4                         0      4        0
  SINCE JUN 1     17                        28    -11        2
  SINCE JUL 1      4                         4      0        2

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        5                         7     -2       11
  MONTH TO DATE   58                       126    -68      146
  SINCE JUN 1    626                       563     63      700
  SINCE JAN 1    667                       612     55      748
..................................................................


WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (300)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    29   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (300)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     64           500 PM
 AVERAGE    82

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


THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 18 2017........SUNRISE   626 AM CDT   SUNSET   810 PM CDT
AUGUST 19 2017........SUNRISE   627 AM CDT   SUNSET   808 PM CDT


-  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.