Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN
928 AM CDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE TWIN CITIES MN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             103   08/15/1936
 LOW               39   08/19/1967
HIGHEST            91   08/10        89       2       94  08/14
                        08/03
LOWEST             56   08/21        55       1       51  08/26
AVG. MAXIMUM     81.9              80.5     1.4     79.3
AVG. MINIMUM     64.8              61.8     3.0     62.2
MEAN             73.4              71.2     2.2     70.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      2               2.6    -0.6        2
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         9.32   2007
 MINIMUM         0.20   1925
TOTALS           7.82              4.30    3.52     2.99
DAILY AVG.       0.25              0.14    0.11     0.10
DAYS >= .01        12               9.7     2.3       10
DAYS >= .10        10               6.1     3.9        6
DAYS >= .50         5               2.9     2.1        3
DAYS >= 1.00        5               1.3     3.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.64   08/10 TO 08/11

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2013
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       2                14     -12       13
 SINCE 7/1          3                19     -16       15
COOLING TOTAL     268               205      63      199
 SINCE 1/1        871               681     190      649
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/270    DATE  08/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/260    DATE  08/19

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            8
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             17
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          6

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      18     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      7

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

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