Climatological Report (Seasonal)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE
1207 PM CST WED MAR 1 2017

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...THE MADISON WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2016 TO 2/28/2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              68   02/22/2017
 LOW              -37   01/30/1951
HIGHEST            68R  02/22        53      15       60  12/13
LOWEST             -8   12/18       -17       9       -9  01/18
AVG. MAXIMUM     33.1              29.2     3.9     33.6
AVG. MINIMUM     19.3              14.0     5.3     21.0
MEAN             26.2              21.6     4.6     27.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     36              51.7   -15.7       40
DAYS MIN <= 32     78              84.8    -6.8       78
DAYS MIN <= 0       8              14.8    -6.8       10

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.27   1885
                        1886
 MINIMUM         0.79   1898
                        1899
TOTALS           6.73              4.42    2.31     4.83
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.05    0.03     0.05
DAYS >= .01        32              29.5     2.5       31
DAYS >= .10        20              12.4     7.6       11
DAYS >= .50         4               1.9     2.1        2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.5    -0.5        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.68   02/23 TO 02/24              1.58

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           88.3   2007
                        2008
TOTALS           35.7              37.0    -1.3     20.4
SINCE 7/1        35.7              41.1    -5.4     24.5
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      2                 4      -2        1
DAYS >= 1.0        10              10.6    -0.6        8
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         9   12/19                          6  01/27
                        12/18                             01/26
 24 HR TOTAL      7.9   12/10 TO 12/11               5.9

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3490              3907    -417     3409
 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   2/254
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/050    DATE  02/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/320    DATE  02/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           17
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             30
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         43

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               22     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          5     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       8
LIGHT SNOW               32     SLEET                      4
FOG                      47     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      9
HAZE                      8

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

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