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CLSEKO


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
519 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2020

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...THE ELKO AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
6/1/2020 TO 8/31/2020...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2020

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             107   07/04/1981
                        08/04/1978
                        07/24/1890
 LOW               12   06/06/1914
HIGHEST           103   08/18       100       3       99
                        07/30
LOWEST             29   06/09        31      -2       34
AVG. MAXIMUM     89.9              86.4     3.5     87.9
AVG. MINIMUM     49.2              47.5     1.7     49.2
MEAN             69.6              66.9     2.7     68.5
DAYS MAX >= 90     63              35.9    27.1       45
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      2               1.3     0.7        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.38   1970
 MINIMUM         0.00   1919
TOTALS           0.53              1.39   -0.86     0.22
DAILY AVG.          T              0.02   -0.02     0.00
DAYS >= .01         7              11.6    -4.6        5
DAYS >= .10         2               4.1    -2.1        1
DAYS >= .50         0               0.4    -0.4        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            1.7   1914
TOTALS              T               0.0     0.0      0.0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     155               182     -27      103
COOLING TOTAL     605               358     247      456
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    47/270    DATE  06/27
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    58/280    DATE  06/27

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     34

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             11     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                       2     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      7

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

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...WARMER THAN NORMAL METEOROLOGICAL SUMMER IN ELKO...
...DRIER THAN NORMAL METEORLOGICAL SUMMER IN ELKO...
...ABOVE AVERAGE SNOW FOR METEORLOGICAL SUMMER IN ELKO...

AUGUST 2020 WAS THE 2ND WARMEST ON RECORD WITH AN AVERAGE
TEMPERATURE OF 74.1 DEGREES.

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN ELKO DURING METEOROLOGICAL SUMMER (JUN-
AUG) 2020 WAS 69.5 DEGREES...WHICH IS 2.6 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL
66.9 DEGREES. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 0.53 INCHES...WHICH IS
0.86 INCHES BELOW OR 27 PERCENT OF THE NORMAL OF 1.39 INCHES. THE
TOTAL SNOWFALL WAS TRACE INCHES...WHICH IS ABOVE OR LESS THAN 1
PERCENT OF THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 0.0 INCHES.
THE PERIOD OF RECORD FOR THE ELKO AREA BEGAN IN 1888




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