Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED RANKINGS...
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN
1030 AM CST WED FEB 01 2017

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...THE TWIN CITIES MN  CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2017...

CLIMATE     NORMAL       PERIOD    1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE     RECORD       PERIOD    1871 TO 2017

            WEATHER      OBSERVED  NORMAL    DEPART    LAST YEARS
            VALUE        DATE(S)     VALUE   FROM      VALUE  DATE(S)
                                             NORMAL
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MONTHLY      REPORT       JANUARY     2017      MSP     AIRPORT

TEMPS                      ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
AVERAGE     MAX             27.1      23.7      3.4      WARMER    49   WARM
AVERAGE     MIN             14.8      7.5       7.3      WARMER    22   WARM
MONTH       MEAN            20.9      15.6      5.3      WARMER   NEAR  NORM

DAILY       MAX             42 JAN-30-2017
DAILY       MIN             -9 JAN-06-2017

HDD                        ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
TOTAL       MONTH           1360      1533      -173     WARMER    30   WARM
TOTAL       SEASON          3762      4556      -794     WARMER     5   WARM

CDD                        ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
TOTAL       MONTH            0         0         0       NORMAL    N/A
TOTAL       ANNUAL           0         0         0       NORMAL    N/A

PCP            INCHES      ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
MONTH          TOTAL        0.98      0.90      0.08     WETTER    43   WET
ANNUAL         TOTAL        0.98      0.90      0.08     WETTER    43   WET
DAILY            MAX        0.23 JAN-10-2017

SNW            INCHES      ACTUAL     AVG      DEPART             RANK
MONTH          TOTAL        8.4       12.2      -3.8     DRIER     38   SNOWY
SEASON         TOTAL        26.5      34.0      -7.5     DRIER    NEAR  NORM
DAILY            MAX        2.2 JAN-10-2017
MAX             DEPTH        4  JAN-11-2017

JANUARY     EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREMES    JANUARY       EXTREME     YEAR     DEPART             RANK
JANUARY     MAX             35.7      1880       12     WARMEST     1   WARM
JANUARY     MAX             4.4       1912     -19.3    COLDEST     1   COLD
JANUARY     MIN             22.7      2006      15.2    WARMEST     1   WARM
JANUARY     MIN             -13       1875     -20.5    COLDEST     1   COLD
JANUARY     MEAN            28.6      2006       13     WARMEST     1   WARM
JANUARY     MEAN            -3.4      1875      -19     COLDEST     1   COLD
JANUARY     HDD             1123      2006      -410    WARMEST     1   WARM
JANUARY     HDD             2114      1875      581     COLDEST     1   COLD
JANUARY     CDD              0        NONE    RECORDED  WARMEST     1   WARM
JANUARY     CDD              0        NONE    RECORDED  COLDEST     1   COLD
JANUARY     PRECIP          4.34      1881      3.44    WETTEST     1   WET
JANUARY     PRECIP          0.05      1898     -0.85     DRIEST     1   DRY
JANUARY     SNOW            46.4      1982      34.2    SNOWIEST    1   WET
JANUARY     SNOW            0.6       1898     -11.6     DRIEST     1   DRY

WIND                       ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART
MONTH          AVG-MPH      8.7       10.6      -1.9
PEAK WIND GUST   34 MPH NORTHWEST JAN-10 JAN-10
FASTEST 2-MINUTE 26 MPH NORTHWEST JAN-03 JAN-03

SUNSHINE
1 MONTH       MIN-GAIN    MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
JANUARY          55          0        0.9       0.0        13       0

SUNSHINE
2  MONTH      MIN-GAIN    MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
DEC-JAN          65         -22       1.1       -0.4       15      -5

SUNSHINE
3 MONTH       MIN-GAIN    MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
NDJ              65         -90       1.1       -1.5       15      -21

WEATHER                    ACTUAL
TYPE            NCDC       COUNT
1=FOG/MIST                   17
2=FOG DENSE       1          2
3=THUNDER         0          0
4=IP/SLEET                   4
5=HAIL                       0
6=FRZ RAIN                   7
7=BLWG DUST                  0
8=HAZE/SMK                   16
9=BLWG SNW                   1

TEMP            NCEI                          AVERAGE
MAXIMUM        NORMAL      ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<= 0                         0         1         -1      WARMER
<=32             22          19        22        -3      WARMER
>=50                         0         0         0       WARMER
>=60                         0         0         0       NORMAL
>=70                         0         0         0       NORMAL
>=80                         0         0         0       NORMAL
>=90              0          0         0         0       NORMAL

TEMP            NCEI                          AVERAGE
MINIMUM        NORMAL      ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<= -20                       0         1         -1      WARMER
<= -10                       0         4         -4      WARMER
<= 0             10          7         10        -3      WARMER
<= 10                        12        17        -5      WARMER
<= 20                        17        25        -8      WARMER
<= 32            31          27        31        -4      WARMER
>= 50                        0         0         0       NORMAL
>=60                         0         0         0       NORMAL
>= 70                        0         0         0       NORMAL

PRECIP          NCEI                          AVERAGE
DAYS WITH      NORMAL      ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                     6         9         -3      DRIER
>= 0.01           9          11        9         2       WETTER
>= 0.10           3          5         3         2       WETTER
>= 0.25                      0         1         -1      DRIER
>= 0.50           0          0         0         0       DRIER
>= 1.00                      0         0         0       NORMAL

SNOW            NCEI                          AVERAGE
DAYS WITH      NORMAL      ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                     8         7         1      SNOWIER
>= 0.1            8          6         9         -3      DRIER
>= 1.0            3          3         3         0       DRIER
>= 1.5                       3         2         1      SNOWIER
>= 2.0                       3         1         2      SNOWIER
>= 3.0                       0         1         -1      DRIER

3 MONTH LISTING WITH NORMALS...DEPARTURES AND RANKINGS
3-MONTH     DATA         NOVEMBER  DECEMBER  JANUARY   (NDJ)
NDJ         2017           ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
NDJ-17      MAX             35.3      30.7      4.6      WARMER    15   WARM
NDJ-17      MIN             21.9      15.3      6.6      WARMER     8   WARM
NDJ-17      MEAN            28.6      23.0      5.6      WARMER     9   WARM
NDJ-17      HDD             3340      3876      -536     WARMER     9   WARM
NDJ-17      CDD              0         0         0       NORMAL    N/A
NDJ-17      PRECIP          6.10      3.83      2.27     WETTER    12   WET
NDJ-17      SNOW            26.5      33.4      -6.9     DRIER    NEAR  NORM

3-MONTH EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME     NDJ           EXTREME     YEAR     DEPART             RANK
NOV-DEC-JAN MAX             37.9      1914      7.2     WARMEST     1   WARM
NOV-DEC-JAN MAX             21.7      1887      -9.0    COLDEST     1   COLD
NOV-DEC-JAN MIN             23.5      1914      8.2     WARMEST     1   WARM
NOV-DEC-JAN MIN             3.6       1873     -11.7    COLDEST     1   COLD
NOV-DEC-JAN MEAN            30.7      1914      7.7     WARMEST     1   WARM
NOV-DEC-JAN MEAN            12.1      1887     -10.9    COLDEST     1   COLD
NOV-DEC-JAN HDD             3145      1914      -731    WARMEST     1   WARM
NOV-DEC-JAN HDD             4681      1875      805     COLDEST     1   COLD
NOV-DEC-JAN CDD              0        NONE    RECORDED  WARMEST     1   WARM
NOV-DEC-JAN CDD              0        NONE    RECORDED  COLDEST     1   COLD
NOV-DEC-JAN PRECIP          8.54      1997      4.71    WETTEST     1   WET
NOV-DEC-JAN PRECIP          0.80      1981     -3.03     DRIEST     1   DRY
NOV-DEC-JAN SNOW            62.2      1984      28.8    SNOWIEST    1   WET
NOV-DEC-JAN SNOW            6.6       1889     -26.8     DRIEST     1   DRY

2 MONTH     DATA          DECEMBER  JANUARY
DEC+JAN     2017           ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
DEC+JAN     2-MONTH-MAX     27.0      25.4      1.6    WARMER      49   WARM
DEC+JAN     2-MONTH-MIN     14.8      9.9       4.9    WARMER      22   WARM
DEC+JAN     2-MONTH-MEAN    20.9      17.7      3.3    WARMER     NEAR  NORM
DEC+JAN HDD 2-MONTH-HDD     2718      2937      -219   WARMER      30   WARM
DEC+JAN     2-MONTH-CDD      0         0         0     NORMAL      N/A
DEC+JAN     2-MONTH-PCP     0.98      0.90      0.08   WETTER      16   WET
DEC+JAN SNW 2-MONTH-SNW     24.2      24.1      0.1    SNOWIER     38   SNOWY

ANNUAL EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREMES    JANUARY       EXTREME     YEAR     DEPART             RANK
DEC+JAN     MAX             34.7      1878      9.3     WARMEST     1   WARM
DEC+JAN     MAX             14.1      1887     -11.3    COLDEST     1   COLD
DEC+JAN     MIN             20.8      1878      10.9    WARMEST     1   WARM
DEC+JAN     MIN             -6.1      1887     -16.0    COLDEST     1   COLD
DEC+JAN     MEAN            27.8      1878      10.1    WARMEST     1   WARM
DEC+JAN     MEAN            2.3       1873     -15.4    COLDEST     1   COLD
DEC+JAN     2 MONTH         2311      1878      -626    WARMEST     1   WARM
DEC+JAN     2 MONTH         3767      1887      830     COLDEST     1   COLD
JUL-JAN     HDD-SEA         3624      2002      -932    WARMEST     1   WARM
JUL-JAN     HDD-SEA         5486      1887      930     COLDEST     1   COLD
DEC+JAN     CDD              0        NONE    RECORDED  WARMEST     1   WARM
DEC+JAN     CDD              0        NONE    RECORDED  COLDEST     1   COLD
DEC+JAN     PRECIP          7.03      1881      6.13    WETTEST     1   WET
DEC+JAN     PRECIP          0.18      1898     -0.72     DRIEST     1   DRY
DEC+JAN     2 MONTH         57.0      1982      32.9    SNOWIEST    1   WET
DEC+JAN     2 MONTH         1.0       1944     -23.1     DRIEST     1   DRY
JUL-JAN     SNOW-SEA        71.9      1982      37.9    SNOWIEST    1   WET
JUL-JAN     SNOW-SEA        6.8       1931     -27.2     DRIEST     1   DRY

NEW DAILY      EXTREME
MAX TEMP          0
COLD MAX          0
MIN TEMP          0
WARM MIN          1
PRECIP            0
SNOW              0

NEW DAILY   RECORD        EXTREME   LISTING             PREVIOUS
TYPE        NEW/TIE       /AMOUNT      /DATE YEAR       SET/TIE    OLD  YEAR
WARM LOW    TIE->            35        JAN-21-2017     TIES->      35   1934


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CARLYON



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