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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1045 AM CDT SAT SEP 1 2018

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...THE CEDAR RAPIDS IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1891 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             108   08/18/1936
                        08/03/1930
 LOW               37   08/30/1915
HIGHEST            89   08/09        83       6
                        08/05
LOWEST             50   08/23        58      -8
AVG. MAXIMUM     82.3              81.5     0.8
AVG. MINIMUM     62.2              60.5     1.7
MEAN             72.2              71.0     1.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           5.78              4.48    1.30
DAILY AVG.       0.19              0.14    0.05
DAYS >= .01        11
DAYS >= .10        10
DAYS >= .50         5
DAYS >= 1.00        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.25   08/05 TO 08/06


DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       1                15     -14
 SINCE 7/1          2                19     -17
COOLING TOTAL     232               201      31
 SINCE 1/1        889               668     221
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/300    DATE  08/28
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/300    DATE  08/28

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           21
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          2

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     80

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             11     HAIL                       1
SLEET                     0     FOG                       25
FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     5     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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