Climatological Report (Annual)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE
1018 AM CST FRI JAN 1 2016

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...THE MILWAUKEE WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             105   07/24/1934
 LOW              -26   02/03/1996
                        01/17/1982
HIGHEST            93   08/14        95      -2       89  07/22
                        08/02
LOWEST             -9   02/19       -13       4      -14  01/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     56.5              55.6     0.9     53.0
AVG. MINIMUM     40.6              40.1     0.5     37.0
MEAN             48.5              47.9     0.6     45.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      6               7.0    -1.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     53              51.5     1.5       78
DAYS MIN <= 32    111             125.5   -14.5      134
DAYS MIN <= 0      15               6.9     8.1       22

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        50.36   1876
 MINIMUM        18.69   1901
TOTALS          32.84             34.76   -1.92    32.11
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.10   -0.01     0.09
DAYS >= .01       110             126.7   -16.7      130
DAYS >= .10        69              69.1    -0.1       68
DAYS >= .50        22              22.2    -0.2       22
DAYS >= 1.00        4               7.2    -3.2        6
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.18   04/09 TO 04/09              1.49

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL          110.3   1886
TOTALS           54.2              46.9     7.3     47.4
SINCE 7/1        16.5              13.3     3.2      5.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                MM      MM        2
DAYS >= 1.0        13              13.4    -0.4       13
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        11   02/05                         14  02/18
                        02/03
                        02/04
 24 HR TOTAL     10.4   02/01 TO 02/01               6.7

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    6468              6894    -426     7616
 SINCE 7/1         MM              2560      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL     622               641     -19      464
 SINCE 1/1        622               641     -19      464

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/20/1956
 LATEST       05/27/1961
EARLIEST                        10/17
LATEST                          04/27
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.8
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/259
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/220    DATE  12/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    56/230    DATE  12/23

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           57
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            197
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY        111

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             25     MIXED PRECIP               1
HEAVY RAIN               28     RAIN                      50
LIGHT RAIN              113     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          5     HAIL                       2
HEAVY SNOW                3     SNOW                      20
LIGHT SNOW               56     SLEET                      6
FOG                     142     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     29
HAZE                    130

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

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