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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
443 PM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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...THE TONOPAH AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1954 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             103   08/12/1971
 LOW               37   08/25/1963
                        08/24/1963
                        08/30/1957
HIGHEST            93   08/01        98      -5       95  08/17
LOWEST             52   08/27        46       6       47  08/09
                        08/25
AVG. MAXIMUM     86.1              89.7    -3.6     89.4
AVG. MINIMUM     57.0              55.4     1.6     56.0
MEAN             71.5              72.5    -1.0     72.7
DAYS MAX >= 90     10              15.9    -5.9       16
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         2.74   2000
 MINIMUM         0.00   2006
                        2002
                        1985
TOTALS           0.77              0.51    0.26     0.79
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.02    0.00     0.03
DAYS >= .01         4               2.9     1.1        4
DAYS >= .10         4               1.4     2.6        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.2    -0.2        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.36   08/03 TO 08/04              0.57

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 4      -4        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 6      -6        0
COOLING TOTAL     211               238     -27      247
 SINCE 1/1        863               713     150      921
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/300    DATE  08/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/320    DATE  08/01

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     34

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                5     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       0     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      0

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

&&

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...25TH COOLEST AUGUST ON RECORD AT TONOPAH AIRPORT...
...15TH WETTEST AUGUST ON RECORD AT TONOPAH AIRPORT...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE AT TONOPAH AIRPORT DURING AUGUST 2014 WAS
71.5 DEGREES...WHICH IS 1.0 DEGREES BELOW THE 1981-2010
CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 72.5 DEGREES. THIS MAKES AUGUST 2014 THE
25TH COOLEST ON RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 0.77
INCHES...WHICH IS 0.26 INCHES OR 51 PERCENT ABOVE THE 1981-2010
CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 0.51 INCHES. THIS MAKES AUGUST 2014 THE
15TH WETTEST ON RECORD.

A DAILY RECORD PRECIPITATION TOTAL OF 0.28 INCHES WAS SET ON AUGUST 4TH.

$$

RCM



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