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Monthly Climatological Summary
National Weather Service Marquette MI
1210 PM CDT Mon Nov 28 2016

...October 2016 Climate Statistics for Iron Mountain-Kingsford
Wastewater Treatment Plant near Iron Mountain...

...Very Warm and Wetter than Normal...

                                    Normal   Departure
Average temperature         48.3     45.0   plus    3.3
Average high temperature    58.2     55.9   plus    2.3
Average low temperature     38.4     34.0   plus    4.4
Heating degree days          510      623  minus    113
Cooling degree days            0        1  minus      1
Total precipitation         4.22     3.14   plus   1.08
Total snowfall               0.0      0.3  minus    0.3

Highest temperature:                    70 on 10/2...10/3 and 10/6
Lowest temperature:                     27 on 10/25
Greatest 24 hour precipitation:       2.43 on 10/17-10/18
Greatest 24 hour snowfall:               0

Daily record precipitation on 10/17...2.03 /old record 1.00...1906/
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    ...January Through October Climate Stats for Iron Mountain...

             ...Fifth warmest January through October...
                   ...Near Normal Precipitation...

                         Average Temperature

               Observed Normal Departure     Record         Rank
Iron Mountain    48.0    45.7    +2.3      50.4 /1921/  5th Warmest

                            Precipitation

               Observed Normal Departure     Record         Rank
Iron Mountain    27.18  26.23   +0.95     35.68 /2002/      ****

**** Rank not in Top 25
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Note that statistics for the Iron Mountain-Kingsford Wastewater
Treatment Plant cooperative observer site near Iron Mountain are
based on records which began in March 1931. Any data listed from
years before 1931 were taken at nearby sites. Normals used are for
the period 1981 through 2010. 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.
See ARBCLMMQT (cxus53 kmqt) for further details on Upper michigan
climate. Contact the National Climatic Data Center at (828) 271-4800
or www.ncdc.noaa.gov.

KC



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