Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Goodland, KS

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND
400 PM MDT SAT SEP 3 2016

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...THE GOODLAND KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 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             108   08/06/1970
                        08/02/1938
                        08/09/1937
 LOW               38   08/23/1964
HIGHEST            97   08/10       100      -3       99  08/26
LOWEST             47   08/21        51      -4       47  08/23
                        08/20
AVG. MAXIMUM     85.6              87.5    -1.9     89.8
AVG. MINIMUM     58.5              60.0    -1.5     59.7
MEAN             72.0              73.7    -1.7     74.8
DAYS MAX >= 90     13              13.4    -0.4       20
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         9.29   1993
 MINIMUM         0.13   1964
TOTALS           2.31              2.70   -0.39     0.37
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.09   -0.02     0.01
DAYS >= .01        10               8.8     1.2        6
DAYS >= .10         7               4.7     2.3        1
DAYS >= .50         2               1.7     0.3        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.8    -0.8        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.84   08/30 TO 08/31              0.17

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2011
                        2007
                        2006
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                  0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       7                 8      -1        5
 SINCE 7/1          7                12      -5        6
COOLING TOTAL     234               279     -45      317
 SINCE 1/1        949               833     116      908
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/170    DATE  08/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/340    DATE  08/11

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             10     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      6
HAZE                      1

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

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