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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS, MI
933 PM EST TUE JAN 2 2018

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...THE BATTLE CREEK MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1998 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            94   09/23        MM      MM       90  08/12
                        09/22                             08/11
LOWEST            -11   12/31        MM      MM       -4  02/14
AVG. MAXIMUM     60.1              58.8     1.3       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     41.3              37.7     3.6       MM
MEAN             50.7              48.2     2.5       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90     10               6.7     3.3        2
DAYS MAX <= 32     42              42.5    -0.5       46
DAYS MIN <= 32    117             144.5   -27.5      119
DAYS MIN <= 0       8               7.0     1.0        2

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS          36.85             33.15    3.70       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.09    0.02     0.09
DAYS >= .01       127             132.0    -5.0      129
DAYS >= .10        70              70.8    -0.8       70
DAYS >= .50        25              21.1     3.9       19
DAYS >= 1.00        6               6.7    -0.7        5
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    4.21   10/14 TO 10/14

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5843              6689    -846       MM
 SINCE 7/1       2418              2600    -182       MM
COOLING TOTAL     735               578     157      727
 SINCE 1/1        735               578     157      727

FREEZE DATES
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.9
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/241
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    47/250    DATE  03/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    62/250    DATE  03/08

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          150
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            111
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY        104

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             45     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               40     RAIN                      67
LIGHT RAIN              155     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN          7     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                4     SNOW                      14
LIGHT SNOW               52     SLEET                      0
FOG                     163     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     21
HAZE                     32

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

&&

BATTLE CREEK MI ASOS TIPPING BUCKET RAIN GAUGE FAILED ON THE
FOLLOWING DATES... ESTIMATED RAINFALL AMOUNTS THAT WERE NOT COUNTED
IN THE ANNUAL TOTAL.

SEPTEMBER 19... LESS THAN 0.20 INCHES.
SEPTEMBER 21... HEAVY RAIN REPORTED... UNKNOWN AMOUNT.

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