Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE
1116 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE MADISON WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 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             102   08/17/1988
                        08/16/1988
 LOW               35   08/27/1968
                        08/29/1965
HIGHEST            92   08/14        91       1       91  08/22
LOWEST             50   08/27        48       2       48  08/15
                        08/21
AVG. MAXIMUM     78.8              79.4    -0.6     81.5
AVG. MINIMUM     60.3              59.0     1.3     60.5
MEAN             69.5              69.2     0.3     71.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      3               1.5     1.5        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        15.18   2007
 MINIMUM         0.46   1927
TOTALS           4.10              4.27   -0.17     5.43
DAILY AVG.       0.13              0.14   -0.01     0.18
DAYS >= .01         9               9.4    -0.4        9
DAYS >= .10         5               6.2    -1.2        7
DAYS >= .50         3               2.7     0.3        5
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.2    -0.2        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.80   08/28 TO 08/29              1.74  08/04

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      16                27     -11        4
 SINCE 7/1         32                37      -5       17
COOLING TOTAL     168               157      11      200
 SINCE 1/1        529               513      16      576
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/170    DATE  08/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    33/190    DATE  08/07

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            6
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             19
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          6

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      4

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

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