Climatological Report (Seasonal)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE
938 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

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...THE MADISON WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2014 TO 2/28/2015...

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              65   12/03/2012
 LOW              -37   01/30/1951
HIGHEST            46   12/27        53      -7       50  12/04
                        12/15
                        12/26
LOWEST            -12   02/23       -17       5      -18  01/06
AVG. MAXIMUM     27.2              29.2    -2.0     22.8
AVG. MINIMUM     12.2              14.0    -1.8      4.6
MEAN             19.7              21.6    -1.9     13.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     57              51.7     5.3       65
DAYS MIN <= 32     85              84.8     0.2       87
DAYS MIN <= 0      26              14.8    11.2       38

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.27   1885
                        1886
 MINIMUM         0.79   1898
                        1899
TOTALS           2.23              4.42   -2.19     3.51
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.05   -0.03     0.04
DAYS >= .01        22              29.5    -7.5       36
DAYS >= .10        11              12.4    -1.4        9
DAYS >= .50         0               1.9    -1.9        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.5    -0.5        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.46   12/22 TO 12/23              0.49  12/22

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           88.3   2007
                        2008
TOTALS           21.0              37.0   -16.0     46.5
SINCE 7/1        29.5              41.1   -11.6     50.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      2                 4      -2        5
DAYS >= 1.0         8              10.6    -2.6       14
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         9   02/05                         11  02/18
                        02/04
 24 HR TOTAL      6.6   01/31 TO 02/01               5.9  12/22

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    4027              3907     120     4593
 SINCE 7/1         MM              5486      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/12/1955
 LATEST       05/31/1966
EARLIEST                        10/01
LATEST                          05/10
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.4
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/290
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/020    DATE  02/01
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/340    DATE  02/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             38
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               1
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          4     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       6
LIGHT SNOW               41     SLEET                      1
FOG                      42     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      6
HAZE                     31

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

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