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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN
810 AM CDT SAT JUN 1 2013

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...THE TWIN CITIES MN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             106   05/31/1934
 LOW               18   05/03/1967
HIGHEST            98   05/14        81      17       93  05/18
LOWEST             32   05/03        38      -6       46  05/10
                                                          05/09
AVG. MAXIMUM     67.6              69.4    -1.8     73.5
AVG. MINIMUM     49.0              48.9     0.1     53.8
MEAN             58.3              59.1    -0.8     63.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               0.5     0.5        2
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               0.3     0.7        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.33   1906
 MINIMUM         0.21   1934
TOTALS           6.24              3.36    2.88     9.34
DAILY AVG.       0.20              0.11    0.09     0.30
DAYS >= .01        18              11.5     6.5       15
DAYS >= .10        13               7.7     5.3       11
DAYS >= .50         4               2.2     1.8        7
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.5     1.5        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.72   05/17 TO 05/18

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            3.0   5
                        0
TOTALS            0.5                 T     0.5        T
SINCE 7/1        67.7              54.4    13.3     22.3
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      0.5   05/03 TO 05/03

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     250               218      32      112
 SINCE 7/1       7666              7536     130     5841
COOLING TOTAL      50                37      13       80
 SINCE 1/1         53                42      11       96
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/340    DATE  05/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/290    DATE  05/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            6
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         17

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     65

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       9
LIGHT RAIN               22     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                3     SLEET                      1
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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