Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23
000
CXUS53 KDLH 022017
CLMASX


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
300 PM CDT THU MAY 2 2019

...................................

...THE ASHLAND CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2019...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2019

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              91   04/24/1921
 LOW               -5   04/01/1923
                        04/04/1920
HIGHEST            73   04/20        MM      MM       76  04/30
LOWEST             17   04/01        MM      MM        4  04/08
AVG. MAXIMUM     49.1              51.1    -2.0     43.2
AVG. MINIMUM     29.2              28.1     1.1     21.8
MEAN             39.1              39.6    -0.5     32.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      1                MM      MM        9
DAYS MIN <= 32     22                MM      MM       28
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                MM      MM        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     768               762       6      969
 SINCE 7/1       8643              8357     286     8628
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/300    DATE  04/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/300    DATE  04/02

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              3
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         15

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP                0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                        7
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN               0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                        0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                        3
LIGHT SNOW                9     SLEET                       0
FOG                      19     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE       6
HAZE                      3

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

$$

.APRIL 2019 WAS COLDER THAN NORMAL AT ASHLAND WI...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR APRIL WAS 39.1 DEGREES. THIS WAS 0.5
DEGREES BELOW THE NORMAL OF 39.6 DEGREES. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE
FOR THE MONTH WAS 73 DEGREES ON THE 20TH. THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE WAS
17 DEGREES ON THE 1ST. NO DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS WERE BROKEN FOR
THE MONTH. ELEVEN DAYS HAD AVERAGE TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 8.2 MPH. THE WINDIEST DAY
OF THE MONTH WAS ON THE 11TH WITH AN AVERAGE WIND OF 20.6 MPH. THE
HIGHEST SUSTAINED WIND OCCURRED ON THE 2ND WITH A SPEED OF 36 MPH
OUT OF THE WEST NORTHWEST. THE HIGHEST PEAK WIND GUST OF 50 MPH WAS
RECORDED ON THE 2ND.

THERE WERE 768 HEATING DEGREE DAYS FOR THE MONTH WHICH WAS 6 ABOVE
THE NORMAL OF 762. THIS BRINGS THE SEASONAL TOTAL HEATING DEGREE
DAYS TO 8643 WHICH WAS 286 ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 8357. THERE WERE 0
COOLING DEGREE DAYS FOR THE MONTH WHICH WAS NORMAL. THE SEASONAL
TOTAL COOLING DEGREE DAYS STANDS AT 0 WHICH WAS NORMAL.

THE OUTLOOK FOR MAY...NORMAL HIGHS BEGIN IN THE LOW 60S AT THE
BEGINNING OF THE MONTH AND WARM TO THE UPPER 60S BY THE END OF THE
MONTH. NORMAL LOWS BEGIN IN THE MID 30S AT THE BEGINNING OF THE
MONTH AND WARM TO THE LOW TO MID 40S BY THE END OF THE MONTH. NORMAL
PRECIPITATION FOR MAY IS 3.07 INCHES. THE LATEST CLIMATE PREDICTION
CENTER OUTLOOK INDICATES THAT ODDS ARE TILTED TOWARD BELOW NORMAL
TEMPERATURES AND THERE IS NO CLEAR SIGNAL FOR ABOVE OR BELOW NORMAL
PRECIPITATION.

$$

WL



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.