Climatological Report (Seasonal)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE
1150 AM CST TUE DEC 1 2015

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...THE MILWAUKEE WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
9/1/2015 TO 11/30/2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              99   09/15/1939
 LOW              -14   11/29/1875
HIGHEST            90   09/06        88       2       85  09/04
                        09/01
LOWEST             16   11/22        13       3        9  11/21
AVG. MAXIMUM     63.3              58.9     4.4     56.4
AVG. MINIMUM     47.4              43.3     4.1     40.5
MEAN             55.3              51.1     4.2     48.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      2               0.4     1.6        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      1               2.6    -1.6       12
DAYS MIN <= 32     12              16.7    -4.7       21
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        15.94   1985
 MINIMUM         2.07   1956
TOTALS          11.27              8.54    2.73     5.79
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.09    0.03     0.06
DAYS >= .01        25              30.1    -5.1       31
DAYS >= .10        18              16.8     1.2       14
DAYS >= .50        10               5.4     4.6        3
DAYS >= 1.00        3               1.9     1.1        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.87   11/26 TO 11/27              1.41

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           18.7   1896
TOTALS            6.9               2.7     4.2      4.8
SINCE 7/1         6.9               2.7     4.2      4.8
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         1               0.7     0.3        2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         4   11/22                          2  11/28
                                                          11/26
                                                          11/27
 24 HR TOTAL      6.1   11/21 TO 11/21               2.3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     991              1339    -348     1545
 SINCE 7/1         MM              1365      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL     135                76      59       63
 SINCE 1/1        622               641     -19      464

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/20/1956
 LATEST       05/27/1961
EARLIEST                        10/17
LATEST                          04/27
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.3
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/224
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/310    DATE  10/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/310    DATE  10/15

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           23
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             48
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         20

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              8     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               12     RAIN                      16
LIGHT RAIN               32     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      1
FOG                      39     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      6
HAZE                     21

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

&&

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR THIS AUTUMN SEASON FOR MILWAUKEE WAS 55.3
DEGREES FAHRENHEIT...WHICH IS THE THIRD WARMEST AUTUMN ON RECORD. THE
WARMEST AUTUMN ON RECORD FOR MILWAUKEE WAS 57.8 DEGREES FAHRENHEIT...WHICH
OCCURRED IN 1931.

THIS AUTUMN ALSO RANKS AS THE 16TH WETTEST ON RECORD WITH 11.27 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION. THE WETTEST AUTUMN ON RECORD OCCURRED IN 1985 WHEN 15.94
INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL.

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