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MONTHLY CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
845 PM EST FRI FEB 6 2015

...JANUARY 2015 CLIMATE STATISTICS FOR THE HOUGHTON COUNTY
AIRPORT...

...BELOW NORMAL MONTHLY MEAN TEMPERATURE MAINLY DUE TO INTENSE
COLD THE FIRST HALF OF THE MONTH...
...BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION AND SNOWFALL...

                                    NORMAL   DEPARTURE
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE         13.9     15.5  MINUS    1.6
AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE    20.6     22.1  MINUS    1.5
AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE      7.2      8.8  MINUS    1.6
HEATING DEGREE DAYS         1577     1536   PLUS     41
COOLING DEGREE DAYS            0        0             0
TOTAL PRECIPITATION         1.49     2.58  MINUS   1.09
TOTAL SNOWFALL              51.6     68.8  MINUS   17.2

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE:                    36 ON 1/23
LOWEST TEMPERATURE:                     -8 ON 1/13
GREATEST 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION:       0.16 ON 1/1
GREATEST 24 HOUR SNOWFALL:             6.3 ON 1/1

NO NEW DAILY OR MONTHLY RECORDS ESTABLISHED IN JANUARY 2015

MANUAL RECORDS AT THE HOUGHTON COUNTY AIRPORT BEGAN IN AUGUST 1952
BUT ENDED IN OCTOBER 2000. THE DATA LISTED HERE FOR TIMES SINCE
OCTOBER 2000 ARE TAKEN FROM THE AUTOMATED SURFACE OBSERVATION SYSTEM
NEAR THE ORIGINAL OBSERVATION SITE. THESE OBSERVATIONS ARE COMPARED
TO NORMALS FOR 1981 TO 2010. ANY DATA LISTED FROM YEARS BEFORE 1952
WERE TAKEN AT NEARBY SITES. NOTE ALL TEMPERATURES ARE IN FAHRENHEIT
AND PRECIPITATION IS IN INCHES. ALL CLIMATE DATA LISTED IN THIS
PRODUCT ARE UNOFFICIAL. FOR OFFICIAL DATA...PLEASE REFER TO THE
NATIONAL CLIMATIC DATA CENTER.

NWS MARQUETTE WEB PAGE IS AT HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/MQT/INDEX.HTM
(ALL LOWER CASE). CONTACT THE NATIONAL CLIMATIC DATA CENTER AT (828)
271-4800 OR WWW.NCDC.NOAA.GOV.

KC



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