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MONTHLY CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
545 PM EDT MON OCT 6 2014

...SEPTEMBER 2014 CLIMATE STATISTICS FOR THE HOUGHTON COUNTY
AIRPORT...

...DRIER AND A BIT COOLER THAN NORMAL...

                                    NORMAL   DEPARTURE
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE         54.8     55.4  MINUS    0.6
AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE    64.7     64.6   PLUS    0.1
AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE     44.8     46.3  MINUS    1.5
HEATING DEGREE DAYS          301      302  MINUS      1
COOLING DEGREE DAYS            2       15  MINUS     13
TOTAL PRECIPITATION         2.91     3.45  MINUS   0.54
TOTAL SNOWFALL                 0      0.2  MINUS    0.2

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE:                    81 ON 9/27
LOWEST TEMPERATURE:                     31 ON 9/12
GREATEST 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION:       2.12 ON 9/10
GREATEST 24 HOUR SNOWFALL:               0

DAILY RECORD LOW MINIMUM TEMPERATURE ON 9/12...31 /OLD RECORD
                                                   32...1923/
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               ...SIXTH COLDEST START TO THE YEAR...

           ...JANUARY-SEPTEMBER 2014 MEAN TEMPERATURE...

              OBSERVED  NORMAL  DEPARTURE     RECORD       2014 RANK

HOUGHTON        39.2     43.0     -3.8     37.6 /1888/    6TH COLDEST
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MANUAL RECORDS AT THE HOUGHTON COUNTY AIRPORT BEGAN IN AUGUST 1952
BUT ENDED IN OCTOBER 2000. THE DATA LISTED HERE FOR TIMES SINCE
OCTOBER 2000 ARE TAKEN FROM THE AUTOMATED SURFACE OBSERVATION SYSTEM
NEAR THE ORIGINAL OBSERVATION SITE. THESE OBSERVATIONS ARE COMPARED
TO NORMALS FOR 1981 TO 2010. ANY DATA LISTED FROM YEARS BEFORE 1952
WERE TAKEN AT NEARBY SITES. NOTE ALL TEMPERATURES ARE IN FAHRENHEIT
AND PRECIPITATION IS IN INCHES. ALL CLIMATE DATA LISTED IN THIS
PRODUCT ARE UNOFFICIAL. FOR OFFICIAL DATA...PLEASE REFER TO THE
NATIONAL CLIMATIC DATA CENTER.

NWS MARQUETTE WEB PAGE IS AT HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/MQT/INDEX.HTM
(ALL LOWER CASE). CONTACT THE NATIONAL CLIMATIC DATA CENTER AT (828)
271-4800 OR WWW.NCDC.NOAA.GOV.

KC





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