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CLMICT

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
149 PM CST FRI JAN 5 2018

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...THE WICHITA EISENHOWER NATIONAL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             114   08/12/1936
 LOW              -22   02/12/1899
HIGHEST           107   07/22       114      -7      105  07/22
                                                          07/23
LOWEST              4   12/31       -22      26      -10  12/18
                        01/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     70.9              68.0     2.9     72.1
AVG. MINIMUM     47.8              46.0     1.8     48.7
MEAN             59.3              57.0     2.3     60.4
DAYS MAX >= 90     55              57.7    -2.7       76
DAYS MAX <= 32      8              16.9    -8.9       13
DAYS MIN <= 32     85              99.4   -14.4       97
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               1.8    -1.8        2

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        53.82   2008
 MINIMUM        12.15   1966
TOTALS          33.84             32.64    1.20    50.60
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.09    0.00     0.14
DAYS >= .01        87              87.9    -0.9       83
DAYS >= .10        54              52.4     1.6       51
DAYS >= .50        23              21.2     1.8       27
DAYS >= 1.00       11               9.6     1.4       18
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.05   04/16 TO 04/16              7.10  07/02 TO 07/03

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           44.5   1987
 24 HR TOTAL     13.5   03/15/1970 TO 03/16/1970
TOTALS              T              14.9   -14.9      5.6
SINCE 7/1           T               5.6    -5.6      2.0
DAYS >= TRACE       7              10.0    -3.0       14
DAYS >= 1.0         0               4.4    -4.4        2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                  4  03/27
 24 HR TOTAL        T                                3.5  03/27
 STORM TOTAL        T                                3.5  03/27

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3740              4592    -852     3645
 SINCE 7/1       1596              1843    -247     1440
COOLING TOTAL    1785              1686      99     2054
 SINCE 1/1       1785              1686      99     2054

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/22/1995
 LATEST       05/13/1966
EARLIEST                        10/27
LATEST                          04/09
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.4
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/153
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    44/040    DATE  06/17
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    65/330    DATE  06/15

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          126
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            162
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         77

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             57     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               34     RAIN                      42
LIGHT RAIN              117     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN          3     HAIL                       3
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                6     SLEET                      0
FOG                     121     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     12
HAZE                     22

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

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