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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS, MI
233 PM EST SUN JAN 1 2017

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...THE HOLLAND/TULIP CITY MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1996 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            92   07/23        MM      MM       91  08/02
                        07/12                             07/28
LOWEST              3   02/18        MM      MM      -14  02/20
AVG. MAXIMUM     59.7              58.5     1.2     58.3
AVG. MINIMUM     42.6              41.5     1.1     40.5
MEAN             51.1              50.0     1.1     49.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      5               6.4    -1.4        4
DAYS MAX <= 32     39              40.2    -1.2       45
DAYS MIN <= 32    111             115.1    -4.1      113
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               1.4    -1.4       11

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS             MM*            36.46      MM    25.30
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.10   -0.01     0.08
DAYS >= .01       138                MM      MM      115
DAYS >= .10        71                MM      MM       59
DAYS >= .50        18                MM      MM       19
DAYS >= 1.00        5                MM      MM        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.30   08/12 TO 08/13

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5740              6158    -418     5630
 SINCE 7/1       2000              2268    -268     1798
COOLING TOTAL     785               693      92      601
 SINCE 1/1        785               693      92      601

FREEZE DATES
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.3
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/229
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/220    DATE  02/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    56/210    DATE  02/19

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          154
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            107
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY        104

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             36     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               40     RAIN                      66
LIGHT RAIN              137     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          4     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW               10     SNOW                      23
LIGHT SNOW               65     SLEET                      0
FOG                     199     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     40
HAZE                     44

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

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*TOO MANY MISSING PRECIPITATION DAYS TO PROVIDE ACCURATE TOTAL.
ALSO, THIS PRECIPITATION GAUGE DOES NOT PERFORM WELL IN THE WINTER.


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