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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
841 AM CDT SUN SEP 1 2013

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...THE SALINA KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1894 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             118   08/13/1936
 LOW               42   08/28/1916
                        08/27/1916
                        08/30/1915
HIGHEST           103   08/30                        104  08/08
LOWEST             61   08/18                         51  08/20
                        08/14
                        08/10
AVG. MAXIMUM     88.9              91.1    -2.2     90.5
AVG. MINIMUM     67.7              68.1    -0.4     63.5
MEAN             78.3              79.6    -1.3     77.0
DAYS MAX >= 90     14              17.4    -3.4       20
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        13.75   1977
 MINIMUM         0.04   2007
TOTALS           5.00              3.95    1.05     2.70
DAILY AVG.       0.16              0.13    0.03     0.09
DAYS >= .01        11               7.8     3.2        6
DAYS >= .10         8               5.5     2.5        4
DAYS >= .50         3               2.2     0.8        2
DAYS >= 1.00        2               1.0     1.0        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.77   08/12 TO 08/12
                        08/11 TO 08/12
                        08/12 TO 08/12

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        0
 SINCE 7/1          3                 1       2        0
COOLING TOTAL     423               453     -30      377
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/360    DATE  08/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/360    DATE  08/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           24
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      4

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

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