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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1000 PM CST FRI JAN 11 2014

CORRECTED ALL-TIME RECORDS IN TABLE

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...THE SPRINGFIELD IL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1879 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             112   07/14/1954
 LOW              -24   02/13/1905
HIGHEST            95   08/30        MM      MM      104  07/07
                        06/12                             07/06
LOWEST              1   12/12        MM      MM        6  01/14
                        01/02                             01/13
AVG. MAXIMUM     61.9              63.1    -1.2     68.6
AVG. MINIMUM     41.7              43.0    -1.3     46.0
MEAN             51.8              53.0    -1.2     57.3
DAYS MAX >= 90     24              22.6     1.4       63
DAYS MAX <= 32     34              30.9     3.1       13
DAYS MIN <= 32    137             110.2    26.8       98
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               5.8    -5.8        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        58.21   1882
 MINIMUM        22.76   1914
TOTALS          38.35             37.43    0.92    30.06
DAILY AVG.       0.11                               0.08
DAYS >= .01       114             113.4     0.6      102
DAYS >= .10        63              67.5    -4.5       60
DAYS >= .50        26              24.0     2.0       19
DAYS >= 1.00       14               8.7     5.3        7
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.27   05/26-27                    2.33

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           47.7   1960
                        1914
 24 HR TOTAL     15.0   02/28/1900
TOTALS           37.4              20.9    16.5     13.7
DAYS >= TRACE      38              16.9    21.1       27
DAYS >= 1.0         7               6.0     1.0        5
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        16R  03/25                          4
 24 HR TOTAL     17.4R  03/24                        3.9

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5835              5484     351     4242
COOLING TOTAL    1145              1123      22     1535

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/20/1991
 LATEST       05/10/1966
EARLIEST                        10/13
LATEST                          04/13
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    47/260    DATE  11/17
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    62/250    DATE  11/17

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          197
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            102
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         65

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             40     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               32     RAIN                      45
LIGHT RAIN              129     FREEZING RAIN              5
LT FREEZING RAIN          8     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       7
LIGHT SNOW               40     SLEET                      2
FOG                     157     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     16
HAZE                     34

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

&&

RECORDS ESTABLISHED DURING THE YEAR:

ALL-TIME RECORDS --
- ALL-TIME RECORD 24 HOUR SNOWFALL OF 17.4 INCHES ON MARCH 24-25
- TIED ALL-TIME RECORD SNOW DEPTH OF 16 INCHES ON MARCH 25
- MARCH WAS THE 8TH SNOWIEST OF ANY MONTH ON RECORD

SEASONAL RECORDS --
- TIED 10TH WARMEST WINTER ON RECORD
- 3RD WETTEST SPRING ON RECORD
- 3RD SNOWIEST SPRING ON RECORD

JANUARY RECORDS --
- TIED FOR LEAST SNOWIEST JANUARY ON RECORD
- TIED RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 64 DEGREES ON THE 29TH
- RECORD DAILY PRECIPITATION OF 1.32 INCHES ON THE 29TH

FEBRUARY -- NO RECORDS ESTABLISHED

MARCH RECORDS --
- 3RD SNOWIEST MARCH ON RECORD
- RECORD DAILY PRECIPITATION OF 1.28 INCHES ON THE 10TH
- RECORD DAILY SNOWFALL OF 17.0 INCHES ON THE 24TH

APRIL RECORDS --
- TIED RECORD DAILY SNOWFALL OF A TRACE ON THE 19TH

MAY RECORDS --
- 2ND WETTEST MAY ON RECORD
- RECORD DAILY RAINFALL OF 2.18 INCHES ON THE 3RD

JUNE RECORDS --
- TIED RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 95 DEGREES ON THE 125H

JULY RECORDS --
- TIED JULY RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 48 DEGREES ON THE 28TH
- TIED RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 54 DEGREES ON THE 25TH
- DAILY RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 48 DEGREES ON THE 28TH
- DAILY RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 50 DEGREES ON THE 29TH

AUGUST RECORDS --
- 4TH DRIEST AUGUST ON RECORD
- RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 48 DEGREES ON THE 14TH
- TIED RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 53 DEGREES ON THE 17TH

SEPTEMBER -- NO RECORDS SET

OCTOBER RECORDS --
- TIED RECORD DAILY SNOWFALL OF A TRACE ON THE 24TH
- RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 23 DEGREES ON THE 27TH

NOVEMBER RECORDS --
- RECORD DAILY SNOWFALL OF 0.7 INCHES ON THE 11TH

DECEMBER -- NO RECORDS ESTABLISHED

$$
GEELHART





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