Climatological Report (Annual)
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND
943 AM MST WED JAN 1 2014

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...THE GOODLAND KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             111   07/25/1940
 LOW              -27   12/22/1989
HIGHEST           107   06/11       103       4      110  06/27
                                                          06/26
LOWEST             -6   12/08       -11       5      -10  12/26
AVG. MAXIMUM     65.7              65.1     0.6     70.8
AVG. MINIMUM     36.7              37.6    -0.9     38.5
MEAN             51.2              51.4    -0.2     54.7
DAYS MAX >= 90     60              45.8    14.2       78
DAYS MAX <= 32     28              24.5     3.5       12
DAYS MIN <= 32    171             152.3    18.7      140
DAYS MIN <= 0       7               5.7     1.3        5

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        30.89   1915
 MINIMUM         9.19   1956
TOTALS          16.74             19.66   -2.92
DAYS >= .01        77              80.6    -3.6       58
DAYS >= .10        36              39.9    -3.9       25
DAYS >= .50         7              11.9    -4.9        5
DAYS >= 1.00        3               4.1    -1.1        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    4.85   9/12 TO 9/13                      1.22

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           86.2   1984
 24 HR TOTAL     19.3   10/25/1997 TO 10/26/1997
 SNOW DEPTH        20   12/30/2006
                        12/31/2006
TOTALS           56.0              35.5    20.5     15.7
SINCE 7/1         6.8              12.7    -5.9     10.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                     0
DAYS >= 1.0        11              10.1     0.9        5
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        13   03/24                          4  12/26
                                                          12/20
 24 HR TOTAL     11.0   03/23 TO 03/23                    4.2

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    6083              5901     182     5015
 SINCE 7/1       2366              2407     -41     2268
COOLING TOTAL    1181               941     240     1338
 SINCE 1/1       1181               941     240     1338

FREEZE DATES
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    48/170    DATE  05/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    60/260    DATE  06/15

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     59

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             41     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               14     RAIN                      17
LIGHT RAIN               67     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          4     HAIL                       3
HEAVY SNOW                3     SNOW                       6
LIGHT SNOW               44     SLEET                      0
FOG                     100     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     19
HAZE                     36

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

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