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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1100 AM PST TUE JAN 1 2019

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...THE ELY AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 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              68   12/03/1910
                        12/01/1910
 LOW              -29   12/22/1990
HIGHEST            56   12/20        57      -1       62  12/29
LOWEST             -2   12/04        -9       7       -2  12/22
                                                          12/21
AVG. MAXIMUM     39.3              39.5    -0.2     48.6
AVG. MINIMUM     12.2              11.0     1.2     11.1
MEAN             25.7              25.3     0.4     29.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      9               6.7     2.3        2
DAYS MIN <= 32     31              30.3     0.7       31
DAYS MIN <= 0       4               5.1    -1.1        2

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.33   2010
 MINIMUM            T   1976
                        1962
                        1900
TOTALS           0.39              0.59   -0.20     0.18
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.02   -0.01     0.01
DAYS >= .01         9               6.3     2.7        2
DAYS >= .10         1               1.9    -0.9        1
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.12   11/30 TO 12/01              0.14
                        12/01 TO 12/01
                        12/01 TO 12/02

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           29.8   2010
TOTALS            7.2               8.4    -1.2      1.5
SINCE 7/1        12.3              17.9    -5.6      6.5
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE      13               5.7     7.3        4
DAYS >= 1.0         3               2.3     0.7        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         2   12/31                          1
                        12/28
                        12/06
 24 HR TOTAL      2.0   12/02 TO 12/02               0.8

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1210              1232     -22     1085
 SINCE 7/1       2935              3100    -165     2729
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1        381               218     163      433
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/300    DATE  12/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/320    DATE  12/12

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     65

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                1     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       3
LIGHT SNOW                9     SLEET                      0
FOG                       8     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      3

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


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... DECEMBER IN ELY WAS COOL AND DRY...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN ELY DURING DECEMBER 2018 WAS 25.7
DEGREES... WHICH IS 0.4 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL
NORMAL OF 25.3 DEGREES.  THIS MAKES DECEMBER 2018 THE 43RD COOLEST
ON RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 0.39 INCHES, WHICH IS
0.20 INCHES BELOW THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 0.59
INCHES AND 66 PERCENT OF NORMAL PRECIPITATION FOR DECEMBER. THIS
MAKES DECEMBER IN ELY 2018 THE 35TH DRIEST ON RECORD.  A TOTAL
SNOWFALL OF 7.2 INCHES IN DECEMBER WAS 85 PERCENT OF NORMAL
(NORMAL IS 8.4 INCHES), WHICH MAKES DECEMBER 2018 THE 44TH MOST
SNOWY ON RECORD.

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DP




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