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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
829 AM PST WED JAN 2 2019

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...THE TONOPAH AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1954 TO 2019

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             104   07/28/2016
                        07/18/1960
                        07/18/1960
 LOW              -15   01/24/1962
                        01/23/1962
HIGHEST           100   08/10       100       0      102  07/08
                        07/30                             06/20
                        07/26
LOWEST              6   02/24         0       6        3  01/25
AVG. MAXIMUM     69.2              67.0     2.2     69.1
AVG. MINIMUM     39.8              37.3     2.5     40.0
MEAN             54.5              52.2     2.3     54.5
DAYS MAX >= 90     76              49.6    26.4       72
DAYS MAX <= 32      3               5.6    -2.6        5
DAYS MIN <= 32    137             147.2   -10.2      132
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               1.2    -1.2        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.64   1983
 MINIMUM         2.53   1986
TOTALS           3.62              5.24   -1.62     3.52
DAILY AVG.          T              0.01   -0.01        T
DAYS >= .01        38              38.5    -0.5       38
DAYS >= .10        10              16.3    -6.3       13
DAYS >= .50         1               1.3    -0.3        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.2    -0.2        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.59   07/15 TO 07/15              0.43

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    4859              5461    -602     4923
 SINCE 7/1       2023              2245    -222     1971
COOLING TOTAL    1171               783     388     1222
 SINCE 1/1       1171               783     388     1222
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    46/220    DATE  07/03
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    62/230    DATE  07/03

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     38

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             29     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               52     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       3
LIGHT SNOW               22     SLEET                      0
FOG                      30     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
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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...4TH WARMEST YEAR ON RECORD IN TONOPAH WITH AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
OF 54.5 DEGREES...

...2ND WARMEST SUMMER ON RECORD WITH AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 76.0
DEGREES IN TONOPAH...

...JULY 2018 WAS THE WARMEST JULY ON RECORD WITH AN AVERAGE
TEMPERATURE OF 79.7 DEGREES...

...5TH WARMEST METEOROLOGICAL WINTER (DECEMBER - FEBRUARY) ON
RECORD IN TONOPAH WITH AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 36.9 DEGREES...

...3RD WARMEST AUGUST ON RECORD WITH AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 75.9
DEGREES IN TONOPAH...

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DP/LM/DK


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