Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | 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
000
CXUS53 KICT 010856
CLMSLN


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
350 AM CDT SAT APR 1 2017

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

...THE SALINA KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 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
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   03/21/1907
 LOW              -11   03/11/1948
HIGHEST            92   03/19                         82  03/22
LOWEST             19   03/02                         23  03/25
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.6              57.0     5.6     66.5
AVG. MINIMUM     38.0              33.9     4.1     36.3
MEAN             50.3              45.4     4.9     51.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               0.0     1.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.9    -0.9        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     11              13.0    -2.0       13
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.82   1973
 MINIMUM         0.00   1968
                        1966
                        1910
TOTALS           3.62              2.39    1.23     0.70
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.08    0.04     0.02
DAYS >= .01         8               7.7     0.3        7
DAYS >= .10         5               4.5     0.5        2
DAYS >= .50         2               1.6     0.4        0
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.6     1.4        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.69   03/29 TO 03/29

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     460               609    -149      418
 SINCE 7/1       3128              4450   -1322     3404
COOLING TOTAL      11                 2       9        6
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              13.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/310    DATE  03/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/220    DATE  03/06

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              9
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     58

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      6

-  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.