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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
1029 AM CST SUN JAN 1 2017

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...THE CONCORDIA KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1885 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             116   08/12/1936
 LOW              -33   01/08/1886
HIGHEST           102   06/15        MM      MM      101  07/24
LOWEST            -12   12/18        MM      MM       -2  02/02
AVG. MAXIMUM     68.0              65.0     3.0     66.9
AVG. MINIMUM     45.2              42.7     2.5     44.1
MEAN             56.6              53.9     2.7     55.5
DAYS MAX >= 90     57              45.6    11.4       42
DAYS MAX <= 32     24              28.5    -4.5       24
DAYS MIN <= 32    109             118.8    -9.8      100
DAYS MIN <= 0       3               4.9    -1.9        2

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        44.79   1993
 MINIMUM        12.83   1956
TOTALS          30.02             27.89    2.13    29.35
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.08    0.00     0.08
DAYS >= .01        92              90.4     1.6       89
DAYS >= .10        55              50.7     4.3       53
DAYS >= .50        19              18.4     0.6       17
DAYS >= 1.00        9               6.9     2.1        9
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.09   MM                       12/31 TO 12/31
                                                          12/31 TO 12/31
                                                          12/31 TO 12/31

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           57.4   1960
 24 HR TOTAL     13.2   02/10/1965 TO 02/11/1965
 SNOW DEPTH        25   03/16/1960
TOTALS           14.5              20.2    -5.7      6.9
SINCE 7/1         2.2               6.5    -4.3      1.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE      15              13.3     1.7       20
DAYS >= 1.0         4               6.3    -2.3        3
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         8   01/21                          1  11/30
                                                          11/26
                                                          11/27
 24 HR TOTAL      5.8   MM                       12/31 TO 12/31
                                                          12/31 TO 12/31
                                                          12/31 TO 12/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    4522              5408    -886     4687
 SINCE 7/1         MM              2177      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL    1540              1350     190     1375
 SINCE 1/1       1540              1349     191     1375
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.5
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/189
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    58/270    DATE  07/28
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    72/270    DATE  07/28

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     65

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             60     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               35     RAIN                      49
LIGHT RAIN              110     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HEAVY SNOW                 0
SNOW                      2     LIGHT SNOW                13
FOG                     128     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     14
HAZE                     41

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

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