Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN
540 AM CST SAT FEB 1 2014

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...THE ST CLOUD MN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              56   01/24/1981
 LOW              -43   01/09/1977
HIGHEST            39   01/12        33       6       40  01/10
LOWEST            -24   01/06       -15      -9      -18  01/22
                                                          01/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     16.2              21.4    -5.2     22.6
AVG. MINIMUM     -6.9               1.8    -8.7      3.8
MEAN              4.7              11.6    -6.9     13.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     26              24.5     1.5       20
DAYS MIN <= 32     31              30.9     0.1       30
DAYS MIN <= 0      22              13.9     8.1       13

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.75   1897
 MINIMUM            T   1898
TOTALS           1.34              0.65    0.69     0.45
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.02    0.02     0.01
DAYS >= .01        11               7.4     3.6        7
DAYS >= .10         5               2.1     2.9        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.39   01/18 TO 01/18

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           29.5   5
                        0
TOTALS           16.8               8.6     8.2      2.5
SINCE 7/1        40.8              27.2    13.6     20.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     12                 7       5        5
DAYS >= 1.0         6               3.0     3.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        18R  01/26                          6  01/08
                                                          01/07
                                                          01/07
 24 HR TOTAL      5.7   MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1862              1655     207     1597
 SINCE 7/1       5550              5102     448     4870
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/300    DATE  01/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/310    DATE  01/26

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                0     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                3     SNOW                       6
LIGHT SNOW               16     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                     15

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

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