Climatological Report (Monthly)
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
000
CXUS55 KREV 010918
CLMTVL

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
113 AM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

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

...THE SOUTH LAKE TAHOE CA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2015...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR FEBRUARY 2015 AT SOUTH LAKE TAHOE WAS
40.8 DEGREES.  THIS IS 9.9 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.  THIS MAKES
FEBRUARY 2015 THE WARMEST FEBRUARY ON RECORD AT SOUTH LAKE TAHOE.

THE WARMEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 65 DEGREES WHICH WAS
RECORDED ON THE 13TH.  THE LOWEST READING FOR FEBRUARY WAS 16
DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 24TH.

FOR FEBRUARY 2015 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE RECORDED A TOTAL OF 4.25 INCHES
OF PRECIPITATION.  THIS IS 1.63 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.  A TOTAL OF 3.8
INCHES OF SNOWFALL WAS REPORTED FOR FEBRUARY.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 5.2 MPH.  THE HIGHEST WIND
GUST FOR THE MONTH WAS 66 MPH FROM THE SOUTH WHICH OCCURRED ON THE
6TH.


CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1968 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              65   02/13/2015
 LOW              -29   02/07/1989
HIGHEST            65R  02/13        62       3
LOWEST             16   02/24       -29      45
AVG. MAXIMUM     54.7              44.1    10.6
AVG. MINIMUM     27.0              17.7     9.3
MEAN             40.8              30.9     9.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               2.0    -2.0
DAYS MIN <= 32     25              26.5    -1.5
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               1.1    -1.1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           4.25              2.62    1.63
DAILY AVG.       0.15              0.09    0.06
DAYS >= .01         6                MM      MM
DAYS >= .10         6                MM      MM
DAYS >= .50         3                MM      MM
DAYS >= 1.00        3                MM      MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.99   02/06 TO 02/07
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.38                MM      MM
 LIQUID 7/1      1.09
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   02/28

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     669               955    -286
 SINCE 7/1       3839              5237   -1398
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        09/16
LATEST                          05/18
.................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    48/190    DATE  02/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    66/190    DATE  02/06

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     53

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                5     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                4     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      3

-  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.