Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
CXUS53 KMKX 011609
CLMMSN

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE
826 AM CDT FRI SEP 1 2017

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

...THE MADISON WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             102   08/17/1988
                        08/16/1988
 LOW               35   08/27/1968
                        08/29/1965
HIGHEST            85   08/16        91      -6       89  08/03
                        08/02
LOWEST             44   08/25        48      -4       51  08/22
AVG. MAXIMUM     76.8              79.4    -2.6     81.5
AVG. MINIMUM     56.7              59.0    -2.3     63.3
MEAN             66.8              69.2    -2.4     72.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               1.5    -1.5        0
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        15.18   2007
 MINIMUM         0.46   1927
TOTALS           3.85              4.27   -0.42     7.87
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.14   -0.02     0.25
DAYS >= .01         8               9.4    -1.4       11
DAYS >= .10         6               6.2    -0.2       10
DAYS >= .50         2               2.7    -0.7        5
DAYS >= 1.00        2               1.2     0.8        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.68   08/16 TO 08/16              2.74

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      25                27      -2        3
 SINCE 7/1         25                37     -12        7
COOLING TOTAL      86               157     -71      239
 SINCE 1/1        460               513     -53      695
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/050    DATE  08/30
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/130    DATE  08/16

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            5
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             19
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     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                      17     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.