Climatological Report (Annual)
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED MEAN TEMPERATURE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1004 AM CST THU JAN 2 2014

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...THE DODGE CITY KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1875 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             111   06/27/2012
 LOW              -26   02/12/1899
HIGHEST           107   06/27        68      39      111  06/27
LOWEST             -5   12/07        43     -48        1  12/26
AVG. MAXIMUM     68.2              68.2     0.0     72.3
AVG. MINIMUM     41.0              42.6    -1.6     43.8
MEAN             54.7              55.4    -0.7     58.1
DAYS MAX >= 90     75              62.8    12.2       86
DAYS MAX <= 32     25              18.3     6.7        9
DAYS MIN <= 32    152             122.6    29.4      110
DAYS MIN <= 0       2               2.6    -0.6        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        34.29   1944
 MINIMUM         9.97   1956
TOTALS          20.72             21.60   -0.88    18.08
DAYS >= .01        68              76.8    -8.8       56
DAYS >= .10        41              41.7    -0.7       29
DAYS >= .50        12              13.6    -1.6       14
DAYS >= 1.00        4               4.6    -0.6        8
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.35   08/12 TO 08/13           03/21 TO 03/21

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           44.7   1948
 24 HR TOTAL     15.0   02/12/1912
 SNOW DEPTH        14   03/13/1999
                        11/26/1992
                        11/25/1992
                        03/26/1957
                        03/25/1957
TOTALS           30.3              21.1     9.2      8.1
SINCE 7/1        10.5               6.3     4.2      6.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0        10               5.8     4.2        3
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        11   02/23                          2  12/31
                        02/22
 24 HR TOTAL      8.5   02/20 TO 02/21           12/31 TO 12/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5294              4965     329     4190
 SINCE 7/1       2108              2014      94     1859
COOLING TOTAL    1641              1462     179     1767
 SINCE 1/1       1641              1463     178     1767

FREEZE DATES
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    52/290    DATE  06/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    69/280    DATE  06/16

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          265
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             71
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         29


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             49     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               24     RAIN                      32
LIGHT RAIN               76     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN         11     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                3     SNOW                       6
LIGHT SNOW               31     SLEET                      0
FOG                     145     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     28
HAZE                     96

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

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