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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN
811 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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...THE TWIN CITIES MN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 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              95   04/21/1980
 LOW                2   04/13/1962
HIGHEST            80   04/16        67      13       84  04/01
LOWEST             20   04/09        28      -8       27  04/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     56.9              57.8    -0.9     59.9
AVG. MINIMUM     39.2              37.2     2.0     39.6
MEAN             48.1              47.5     0.6     49.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     10               8.6     1.4        5
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.00   2001
 MINIMUM         0.16   1987
TOTALS           2.84              2.66    0.18     2.42
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.09    0.00     0.08
DAYS >= .01        12              10.7     1.3       12
DAYS >= .10         7               5.9     1.1        6
DAYS >= .50         2               1.7     0.3        2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.4    -0.4        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.69   04/24 TO 04/25

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           21.8   5
                        0
TOTALS            0.5               2.4    -1.9      0.3
SINCE 7/1        36.7              54.4   -17.7     32.4
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.6    -0.6        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.5   04/08 TO 04/08

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     509               530     -21      451
 SINCE 7/1       6102              7318   -1216     7322
COOLING TOTAL       8                 5       3        0
 SINCE 1/1          8                 5       3        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/320    DATE  04/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/310    DATE  04/02

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            4
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         12

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     59

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                3     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
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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