Autumn 2010 temperatures were above average in Kansas City, with near average precipitation 

The average temperature at the Kansas City International Airport for the autumn 2010 season (September-November) was 57.5 degrees, which is 1.6 degrees above the 30-year average. Based on the longer term historical 123 year record from various Kansas City observation points, autumn 2010 ranked as the 61st warmest autumn since 1888. The average high temperature for the season was 68.9 degrees, which is 2.7 degrees above normal, while the average low temperature was 46.1 degrees, which was 0.6 degrees above normal. The highest temperature of season was 91 degrees recorded on September 6th, and the lowest temperature of 16 degrees occurred on November 26th. 

The total precipitation at the Kansas City International Airport for the autumn 2010 season (September-November) was 10.43 inches, which is 0.16 inches above the 30-year average. This ranks autumn 2010 as the 42nd wettest autumn season in the longer term 123 year record in Kansas City. A daily rainfall record was set on November 12th, with 1.40 inches recorded 

 Kansas City Autumn2010 Climate graph
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
745 AM CST WED DEC 1 2010

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

...THE KANSAS CITY INTERNATIONAL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
9/1/2010 TO 11/30/2010...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1971 TO 2000
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2010

WEATHER           OBSERVED                    NORMAL     DEPART      LAST YEAR`S
                                VALUE      DATE(S)      VALUE        FROM              VALUE      DATE(S)
                                                                                       NORMAL
........................................................................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
HIGH                           109      09/03/1947
LOW                               1      11/08/1991
                                              11/28/1976
HIGHEST                      91          09/06              93                -2                      86    09/27
LOWEST                      16          11/26              16                  0                      24   11/30
AVG. MAXIMUM          68.9                              66.2             2.7                     64.8
AVG. MINIMUM           46.1                              45.5             0.6                     46.8
MEAN                          57.5                              55.9             1.6                     55.8
DAYS MAX >= 90          2                                  4.0             -2.0                        0
DAYS MAX <= 32          0                                  2.0             -2.0                        0
DAYS MIN <= 32         14                                16.0             -2.0                        5
DAYS MIN <= 0             0                                  0.0              0.0                        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
MAXIMUM               22.08         1914
MINIMUM                  2.16         1891
TOTALS                  10.43                              10.27             0.16                  7.93
DAILY AVG.              0.11                                 0.11             0.00                  0.09
DAYS >= .01               24                                  24.0              0.0                     29
DAYS >= .10               19                                  16.0              3.0                     17
DAYS >= .50                 7                                    7.0              0.0                       8
DAYS >= 1.00               5                                    3.0              2.0                       0
GREATEST
24 HR. TOTAL    3.39  08/31 TO 09/01

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
TOTAL                      13.2        1898
TOTALS                       T                                  1.6               -1.6                      1.2
SINCE 7/1                     T                                  1.6              -1.6                       1.2
DAYS >= TRACE          1                                  1.0                0.0                        2
DAYS >= 1.0                 0                                  0.0                0.0                        1
GREATEST
SNOW DEPTH             0   
24 HR TOTAL            0.0  

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       832                                995              -163                      924
COOLING TOTAL      169                                163                   6                       102
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/280    DATE  09/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/280    DATE  09/10

SKY COVER

NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR               44
NUMBER OF DAYS PC                  33
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         14

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             14     MIXED PRECIP                   0
HEAVY RAIN                     11     RAIN                                   14
LIGHT RAIN                       28     FREEZING RAIN                  0
LT FREEZING RAIN             0     HAIL                                    0
HEAVY SNOW                     0     SNOW                                  0
LIGHT SNOW                      1     SLEET                                  0
FOG                                   37     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                                 23

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


  Autumn 2010 temperatures were near average in St Joseph, with below average precipitation

The average temperature at St Joseph Rosecrans Memorial Airport for the autumn 2010 season (September-November) was 55.7 degrees, which is 0.1 degrees above the 30-year average. Based on the longer term historical 102 year record from various St Joseph observation points (though temperature data at this site is incomplete), autumn 2010 was the 49th warmest on record. The average high temperature for the season was 68.5 degrees, which is 0.6 degrees above normal, while the average low temperature was 42.8 degrees, which is 0.4 degrees below normal. The highest temperature of the season was 89 degrees recorded on September 6th, September 20th, and October 8th, with the lowest temperature of 17 degrees occurring on November 25th and 27th.

The total precipitation at St Joseph Rosecrans Memorial airport for the autumn 2010 season (September-November) was 6.31 inches, which is 3.04 inches below the 30-year average. This would rank autumn 2010 as the 73rd wettest autumn season in the longer term 102 year record in St Joseph (though precipitation data for this site is incomplete).

St Joseph Autumn 2010 Climate graph
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
745 AM CST WED DEC 1 2010

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

...THE ST. JOSEPH CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
9/1/2010 TO 11/30/2010...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1971 TO 2000
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2010

WEATHER           OBSERVED                    NORMAL     DEPART       LAST YEAR`S
                                VALUE      DATE(S)     VALUE         FROM               VALUE     DATE(S)
                                                                                       NORMAL
...............................................................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
HIGH                         107       09/03/1947
LOW                            -5        11/08/1991
HIGHEST                    89            10/08              92                -3                     85     09/27
                                                   09/20
                                                   09/06
LOWEST                    17            11/27              15                  2                     22     11/30
                                                   11/25
AVG. MAXIMUM        68.5                               67.9               0.6                  64.2
AVG. MINIMUM         42.8                               43.2              -0.4                  43.1
MEAN                        55.7                               55.6               0.1                  53.6
DAYS MAX >= 90         0                                  4.0               -4.0                     0
DAYS MAX <= 32         1                                  1.0                0.0                     0
DAYS MIN <= 32         22                                21.0               1.0                    17
DAYS MIN <= 0            0                                  0.0                0.0                      0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
MAXIMUM                19.63      1986
MINIMUM                   2.44      1917
TOTALS                     6.31                             9.35              -3.04                   9.21
DAILY AVG.               0.07                              0.10              -0.03                   0.10
DAYS >= .01                 21                              20.0                1.0                      25
DAYS >= .10                 10                              14.0               -4.0                      16
DAYS >= .50                  4                                 7.0               -3.0                        5
DAYS >= 1.00                2                                 3.0               -1.0                        3
GREATEST
24 HR. TOTAL    1.96  08/31 TO 09/01

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS                        T                                 1.0                -1.0                      T
SINCE 7/1                      T                                 1.0                -1.0                      T
DAYS >= TRACE           1                                 1.0                  0.0                      2
DAYS >= 1.0                  0                                 0.0                  0.0                      0
GREATEST
SNOW DEPTH               0  

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL        952                             1015                 -63                1087
COOLING TOTAL       125                               153                  -28                   68
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     35/280    DATE  10/27
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/280    DATE  10/27

SKY COVER

NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR               67
NUMBER OF DAYS PC                  16
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             15     MIXED PRECIP                    0
HEAVY RAIN                     10     RAIN                                     9
LIGHT RAIN                       24     FREEZING RAIN                   0
LT FREEZING RAIN             0     HAIL                                     0
HEAVY SNOW                     0     SNOW                                   0
LIGHT SNOW                      1     SLEET                                  0
FOG                                   48     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     12
HAZE                                  20

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


Autumn 2010 temperatures were above average in Kirksville, with above average precipitation

The average temperature at the Kirksville Regional Airport for the autumn 2010 season (September-November) was 54.2 degrees, which is 1.3 degrees above the 30-year average. The average high temperature for the season was 66.3 degrees, which is 2.6 degrees above normal, while the average low temperature was 42.1 degrees, which is normal. The highest temperature of the season was 87 degrees recorded on September 20th, and the lowest temperature of 17 degrees occurred on November 26th. The total precipitation at the Kirksville Regional Airport for the autumn 2010 season (September-November) was 11.95 inches, which is 2.07 inches above the 30-year average.

 Kirksville Autumn 2010 Climate graph
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
745 AM CST WED DEC 1 2010

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

...THE KIRKSVILLE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
9/1/2010 TO 11/30/2010...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1971 TO 2000
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER            OBSERVED                  NORMAL    DEPART    LAST YEAR`S
                                 VALUE      DATE(S)   VALUE        FROM             VALUE  DATE(S)
                                                                                     NORMAL
.................................................................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST                     87           09/20           90              -3                  82    09/27
LOWEST                      17           11/26          13                4                  25    11/27
                                                                                                                       11/05
AVG. MAXIMUM         66.3                            63.7            2.6                62.1
AVG. MINIMUM          42.1                            42.1             0.0               42.7
MEAN                         54.2                            52.9             1.3               52.4
DAYS MAX >= 90         0                                2.0             -2.0                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32         1                                2.0             -1.0                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32         24                              21.0             3.0                 15
DAYS MIN <= 0            0                                0.0              0.0                   0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS                   11.95                           9.88              2.07            15.15
DAILY AVG.               0.13                            0.11              0.02              0.17
DAYS >= .01                25                             22.0               3.0                 30
DAYS >= .10                13                             16.0              -3.0                 19
DAYS >= .50                 7                                7.0               0.0                   8
DAYS >= 1.00               4                                3.0               1.0                   4
GREATEST
24 HR. TOTAL    3.42  09/18 TO 09/19 

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       1033                          1204               -171            1161
COOLING TOTAL           79                            105                 -26                30
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     43/040    DATE  09/18
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/040    DATE  09/18

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)  

NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR               63
NUMBER OF DAYS PC                  17
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             13     MIXED PRECIP                   0
HEAVY RAIN                      11     RAIN                                 12
LIGHT RAIN                       25     FREEZING RAIN                  0
LT FREEZING RAIN             0     HAIL                                    0
HEAVY SNOW                     0     SNOW                                  0
LIGHT SNOW                      1     SLEET                                 0
FOG                                   39     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                                 15

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


Autumn 2010 temperatures were much above average in Sedalia, with below average precipitation

The average temperature at the Sedalia Memorial Airport for the autumn 2010 season (September-November) was 59.6 degrees, which is 4.0 degrees above the 30-year average. The average high temperature for the season was 70.4 degrees, which is 3.4 degrees above normal, while the average low temperature was 48.7 degrees, which is 4.6 degrees above normal. The highest temperature of the season was 91 degrees recorded on September 20th, and the lowest temperature of 23 degrees occurred on November 26th. The total precipitation at the Sedalia Memorial Airport for the autumn 2010 season (September-November) was 8.30 inches, which is 2.77 inches below the 30-year average. 

Sedalia Autumn 2010 Climate graph
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
745 AM CST WED DEC 1 2010

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

...THE SEDALIA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
9/1/2010 TO 11/30/2010...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1971 TO 2000
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER           OBSERVED                     NORMAL      DEPART        LAST YEAR`S
                                 VALUE       DATE(S)    VALUE          FROM                VALUE      DATE(S)
                                                                                        NORMAL
..................................................................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST                     91             09/20           93                  -2                     86     09/27
LOWEST                      23            11/26           16                    7                     27    11/30
AVG. MAXIMUM        70.4                              67.0                3.4                   66.0
AVG. MINIMUM         48.7                              44.1                4.6                   48.5
MEAN                        59.6                              55.6                4.0                   57.2
DAYS MAX >= 90         1                                 5.0                -4.0                      0
DAYS MAX <= 32         0                                 1.0                -1.0                      0
DAYS MIN <= 32         11                               23.0              -12.0                     4
DAYS MIN <= 0            0                                  0.0                 0.0                     0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS                   8.30                              11.07             -2.77                13.93
DAILY AVG.              0.09                               0.12              -0.03                 0.15
DAYS >= .01              24                                  25.0              -1.0                    23
DAYS >= .10              14                                  17.0              -3.0                    18
DAYS >= .50                6                                    7.0              -1.0                      7
DAYS >= 1.00              2                                    3.0              -1.0                      3
GREATEST
24 HR. TOTAL    2.33   09/10 TO 09/11

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      673                               1015               -342                 799
COOLING TOTAL      204                                 156                 48                  113
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     33/330    DATE  09/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/240    DATE  10/25

SKY COVER

NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR               66
NUMBER OF DAYS PC                  16
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             18     MIXED PRECIP                   0
HEAVY RAIN                     12     RAIN                                  17
LIGHT RAIN                      29     FREEZING RAIN                  0
LT FREEZING RAIN            0     HAIL                                    0
HEAVY SNOW                    0     SNOW                                  0
LIGHT SNOW                     1     SLEET                                  0
FOG                                  35     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                                16

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


   Autumn 2010 temperatures were slightly above average in Olathe, with below average precipitation

The average temperature at the Johnson County Executive Airport in Olathe for the autumn 2010 season (September-November) was 58.1 degrees, which is 0.8 degrees above the 30-year average. The average high temperature for the season was 68.9 degrees, which is 1.1 degree above normal, while the average low temperature was 47.3 degrees, which is 0.5 degrees above normal. The highest temperature of the season was 89 degrees recorded on September 6th, 18th, and 20th, with the lowest temperature of 18 degrees occurring on November 26th. The total precipitation recorded at the Johnson County Executive Airport in Olathe for the autumn 2010 season (September-November) was 7.60 inches, which is 3.54 inches below the 30-year average

Olathe Autumn 2010 Climate graph
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
745 AM CST WED DEC 1 2010

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

...THE JOHNSON COUNTY EXECUTIVE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
9/1/2010 TO 11/30/2010...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1971 TO 2000
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999
 
WEATHER           OBSERVED                  NORMAL     DEPART        LAST YEAR`S
                                VALUE     DATE(S)     VALUE        FROM                 VALUE   DATE(S)
                                                                                     NORMAL
..............................................................................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST                     89          09/20            92               -3                      87     09/27
                                                  09/06
                                                  09/18
LOWEST                     18          11/26             17                1                      25    11/30
AVG. MAXIMUM        68.9                             67.8             1.1                    64.0
AVG. MINIMUM         47.3                             46.8             0.5                    46.7
MEAN                        58.1                             57.3             0.8                    55.3
DAYS MAX >= 90         0                                4.0             -4.0                       0
DAYS MAX <= 32         0                                1.0             -1.0                       0
DAYS MIN <= 32         13                              14.0            -1.0                       5
DAYS MIN <= 0            0                                 0.0             0.0                       0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS                     7.60                          11.14            -3.54                   8.37
DAILY AVG.                0.09                           0.12             -0.03                   0.09
DAYS >= .01                 20                            23.0              -3.0                      27
DAYS >= .10                 11                            16.0              -5.0                      16
DAYS >= .50                   4                              7.0              -3.0                       5
DAYS >= 1.00                 3                              3.0               0.0                       3
GREATEST
24 HR. TOTAL    2.64   09/10

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL        782                              893             -111                   956
COOLING TOTAL        180                              190               -10                     95
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     33/200    DATE  09/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/200    DATE  09/06

SKY COVER

NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR               64
NUMBER OF DAYS PC                  18
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     65

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             18     MIXED PRECIP                   0
HEAVY RAIN                       6     RAIN                                   11
LIGHT RAIN                       25     FREEZING RAIN                  0
LT FREEZING RAIN             0     HAIL                                    0
HEAVY SNOW                     0     SNOW                                  0
LIGHT SNOW                      1     SLEET                                 0
FOG                                   31     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                                 10

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


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