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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
813 AM CST FRI JAN 1 2016

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...THE IOWA CITY IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            95   07/13        85      10
LOWEST            -14   02/27        14     -28
                        01/08
AVG. MAXIMUM     60.6              59.6     1.0
AVG. MINIMUM     40.6              40.4     0.2
MEAN             50.6              50.0     0.6
DAYS MAX >= 90     10
DAYS MAX <= 32     43
DAYS MIN <= 32    130
DAYS MIN <= 0      19

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS          37.77             36.28    1.49
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.10    0.00
DAYS >= .01       107
DAYS >= .10        67
DAYS >= .50        26
DAYS >= 1.00       11
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.86   10/20 TO 10/21

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    6027              6379    -352
 SINCE 7/1       1923              2539    -616
COOLING TOTAL     934               912      22
 SINCE 1/1        934               912      22
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/260    DATE  11/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/320    DATE  02/11

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          201
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             96
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         68

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             46     HAIL                       0
SLEET                     1     FOG                      185
FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE    29     HAZE                      48

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

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