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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1115 AM CST SUN JAN 1 2017

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...THE CEDAR RAPIDS IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1891 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             110   07/05/1911
 LOW              -29   01/15/2009
HIGHEST            92   07/21        84       8
                        06/10
LOWEST            -16   12/18        11     -27
AVG. MAXIMUM     60.7              58.4     2.3
AVG. MINIMUM     41.6              38.0     3.6
MEAN             51.1              48.2     2.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      7
DAYS MAX <= 32     44
DAYS MIN <= 32    122
DAYS MIN <= 0      11

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS          41.84             34.61    7.23
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.09    0.02
DAYS >= .01       110
DAYS >= .10        68
DAYS >= .50        25
DAYS >= 1.00       10
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    5.02   08/11 TO 08/12

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5934              6867    -933
 SINCE 7/1       2213              2739    -526
COOLING TOTAL     970               750     220
 SINCE 1/1        970               748     222
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    46/270    DATE  02/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    62/310    DATE  07/06

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          198
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             96
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         72

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     78

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     HAIL                       0
SLEET                     0     FOG                      210
FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE    34     HAZE                      48

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

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NOTE: SUPPLEMENTAL CLIMATE DATA WAS USED FROM A NEARBY
CLIMATOLOGICALLY REPRESENTATIVE SITE.




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