Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
000
CXUS53 KGRR 021747
CLMBIV

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS, MI
126 PM EDT WED JUL 2 2014

...................................

...THE HOLLAND/TULIP CITY MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            90   06/01        MM      MM       88  06/23
                                                          06/22
LOWEST             45   06/14        MM      MM       43  06/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     79.8              78.6     1.2     78.5
AVG. MINIMUM     60.5              58.0     2.5     59.6
MEAN             70.1              68.3     1.8     69.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               1.9    -0.9        0
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)
TOTALS           3.73              4.22   -0.49     4.63
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.14   -0.02     0.15
DAYS >= .01        13                MM      MM       12
DAYS >= .10         7                MM      MM        8
DAYS >= .50         4                MM      MM        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.84   06/21 TO 06/21           06/12 TO 06/13

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      23                48     -25       34
 SINCE 7/1       7048              6160     888     5983
COOLING TOTAL     183               146      37      164
 SINCE 1/1        222               188      34      254
........................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.5
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/195
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/230    DATE  06/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/190    DATE  06/02

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           17
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              7     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
HAZE                      5

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

&&

JUNE 2014 WAS AN ACTIVE WEATHER MONTH WITH ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES
AND PRECIPITATION.

TEMPERATURES FOR THE MONTH ENDED UP ONE TO TWO DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.
THERE WERE 3 COOL DOWNS DURING JUNE AS SPRING SLOWLY GAVE WAY TO
SUMMER. THE FIRST AND SECOND CAUSED TEMPERATURES TO FALL MORE THAN
DID THE THIRD. IN GENERAL... THE WARM TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE MONTH MORE THAN BALANCED OUT THE LAST HURRAHS OF
SPRING.

MORE THAN HALF OF THE DAYS OF JUNE 2014 HAD MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
AS MANY WEATHER SYSTEMS MOVED ACROSS THE CONTINENT AND OVER THE
GREAT LAKES REGION. TOTALS FOR JUNE VARIED FROM AROUND 3 INCHES
ACROSS CENTRAL LOWER MICHIGAN TO OVER 7 INCHES IN THE FAR SOUTHWEST.
THE VALUES WERE 200 PERCENT OF NORMAL IN THE FAR SOUTHWEST TO NEAR
NORMAL ELSEWHERE.

THE ACTIVE WEATHER ALSO BROUGHT STRONG TO SEVERE HAIL... WIND AND
RAIN STORMS TO THE REGION ON 9 DAYS OUT OF THE MONTH. DAMAGING WINDS
AND FLOODING WERE THE MAIN HAZARDS WITH HAIL WITH DIAMETERS OVER AN
INCH LIMITED MAINLY THE 18TH AND 25TH.

$$

63





USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.