CXUS53 KDVN 011151
CLMCID


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL                           
549 AM CST WED JAN 1 2014

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...THE CEDAR RAPIDS IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1891 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART                      
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM                        
                                          NORMAL                      
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              69   12/04/1998                                    
 LOW              -28   12/28/1924                                    
HIGHEST            49   12/04        37      12                       
LOWEST            -18   12/24        11     -29                       
AVG. MAXIMUM     26.5              31.8    -5.3                       
AVG. MINIMUM      7.8              14.8    -7.0                       
MEAN             17.1              23.3    -6.2                       
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                                 
DAYS MAX <= 32     20                                                 
DAYS MIN <= 32     30                                                 
DAYS MIN <= 0      10                                                 

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           0.68              1.42   -0.74                       
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.05   -0.03                       
DAYS >= .01        11                                                 
DAYS >= .10         1                                                 
DAYS >= .50         0                                                 
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                                 
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.30   12/21 TO 12/22                                

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1475              1293     182                       
 SINCE 7/1       2918              2739     179                       
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0                       
 SINCE 1/1        884               748     136                       
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/290    DATE  12/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/290    DATE  12/10

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           11
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         12

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     78

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     HAIL                       0
SLEET                     1     FOG                       21
FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     3     HAZE                      12
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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