Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
752 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

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...THE WATERLOO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 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             112   07/14/1936
                        07/13/1936
 LOW               42   07/07/1984
HIGHEST            93   07/17        95      -2       93  07/22
                        07/13
LOWEST             51   07/08        50       1       46  07/03
                        07/03
                        07/02
AVG. MAXIMUM     81.8              84.4    -2.6     79.9
AVG. MINIMUM     61.9              62.8    -0.9     57.9
MEAN             71.9              73.6    -1.7     68.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      2               5.6    -3.6        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.97   1999
 MINIMUM         0.35   1998
TOTALS           3.35              4.91   -1.56     1.14
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.16   -0.05     0.04
DAYS >= .01         6               9.7    -3.7        6
DAYS >= .10         4               6.8    -2.8        2
DAYS >= .50         2               3.3    -1.3        1
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.5    -0.5        0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   5
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   07/31 TO 07/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      11                 4       7       17
 SINCE 7/1         11                 4       7       17
COOLING TOTAL     232               271     -39      148
 SINCE 1/1        429               504     -75      386
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/010    DATE  07/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    34/270    DATE  07/28

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           23
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     75

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                6     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      3

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

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