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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
520 AM PDT MON SEP 3 2018

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...THE ELKO AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             107   08/04/1978
 LOW               20   08/26/1992
HIGHEST           103   08/10        98       5      100  08/03
LOWEST             36   08/28        35       1       45  08/15
AVG. MAXIMUM     91.6              88.5     3.1     91.8
AVG. MINIMUM     50.2              47.9     2.3     52.7
MEAN             70.9              68.2     2.7     72.3
DAYS MAX >= 90     20              13.9     6.1       23
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.61   1970
 MINIMUM         0.00   1919
                        1914
                        1911
TOTALS           0.26              0.37   -0.11     0.15
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.01    0.00     0.00
DAYS >= .01         1               3.4    -2.4        4
DAYS >= .10         1               1.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.26   08/15 TO 08/15              0.06

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   1999
                        1993
                        1990
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 >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31               0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      13                32     -19        4
 SINCE 7/1         13                51     -38        4
COOLING TOTAL     202               131      71      236
 SINCE 1/1        654               362     292      696
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/030    DATE  08/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/030    DATE  08/15

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     31

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                1     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       0     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                     16

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

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...13TH WARMEST AUGUST ON RECORD IN ELKO...
...TIED 45TH WETTEST AUGUST ON RECORD IN ELKO...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN ELKO DURING AUGUST 2018 WAS 70.9 DEGREES...
WHICH IS 2.7 DEGREES ABOVE THE CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 68.2 DEGREES.
THIS MAKES AUGUST 2018 THE 13TH WARMEST ON RECORD.  TOTAL PRECIPITATION
WAS 0.26 INCHES... WHICH IS 70 PERCENT OF THE CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL
OF 0.37 INCHES. THIS MAKES AUGUST THE 45TH WETTEST ON RECORD.

A RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 102 DEGREES WAS SET ON AUGUST 9TH
A RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 103 DEGREES WAS SET ON AUGUST 10TH.

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