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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1240 PM CST MON JAN 1 2018

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...THE SALINA KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1894 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              81   12/06/1939
 LOW              -24   12/22/1989
HIGHEST            72   12/03                         68  12/25
LOWEST             -2   12/31                        -10  12/18
AVG. MAXIMUM     46.9              42.4     4.5     43.4
AVG. MINIMUM     22.2              22.3    -0.1     19.8
MEAN             34.6              32.3     2.3     31.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      8               6.1     1.9        8
DAYS MIN <= 32     28              26.8     1.2       29
DAYS MIN <= 0       1               1.3    -0.3        3

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.92   1913
 MINIMUM         0.00   1976
                        1917
                        1890
TOTALS           0.05              0.94   -0.89     0.85
DAILY AVG.       0.00              0.03   -0.03     0.03
DAYS >= .01         2               5.1    -3.1        5
DAYS >= .10         0               2.3    -2.3        4
DAYS >= .50         0               0.4    -0.4        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.03   12/24 TO 12/24

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     933              1012     -79     1026
 SINCE 7/1       1689              1964    -275     1569
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/350    DATE  12/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/350    DATE  12/11

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           20
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     61

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                3     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     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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