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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
159 AM PDT MON JUN 1 2015

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...THE RENO TAHOE AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY
2015...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR MAY 2015 AT THE RENO TAHOE INTERNATIONAL
AIRPORT WAS 59.9 DEGREES WHICH IS 0.4 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.  THE
HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR MAY WAS 93 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED ON THE
30TH.  THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 37 DEGREES WHICH WAS
RECORDED ON THE 7TH.

FOR MAY 2015 A TOTAL OF 1.01 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED AT
THE RENO TAHOE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.  THIS IS 0.52 INCH ABOVE
NORMAL.  A TRACE OF SNOWFALL WAS REPORTED.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 7.3 MPH.  THE PEAK WIND
GUST FOR THE MONTH WAS 45 MPH FROM THE SOUTHWEST WHICH OCCURRED ON
THE 11TH AND 45 MPH FROM THE SOUTH WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 12TH.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              98   05/31/1910
 LOW               16   05/10/1896
HIGHEST            93   05/30        96      -3
LOWEST             37   05/07        18      19
AVG. MAXIMUM     72.5              73.5    -1.0
AVG. MINIMUM     47.4              45.5     1.9
MEAN             59.9              59.5     0.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      3               1.2     1.8
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.7    -0.7
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.89   1963
 MINIMUM         0.00   1884
TOTALS           1.01              0.49    0.52
DAILY AVG.       0.03              0.02    0.01
DAYS >= .01        11               3.7     7.3
DAYS >= .10         2               1.7     0.3
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.35   05/22 TO 05/23
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           14.1   5
                        0
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
TOTALS              T               0.3    -0.3
 LIQUID EQUIV      MM              0.00      MM
SINCE 7/1         2.7              21.8   -19.1
 LIQUID 7/1      0.27
DAYS >= TRACE       1               0.2     0.8
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL        T   05/07 TO 05/07
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     185               206     -21
 SINCE 7/1       3818              4868   -1050
COOLING TOTAL      34                36      -2
 SINCE 1/1         34                37      -3

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     08/23/1973
 LATEST       06/27/1974
EARLIEST                        10/03
LATEST                          05/21
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/340    DATE  05/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/MM     DATE   MM

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     47

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       3     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1

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

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