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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND                                    
1202 PM MST TUE JAN 3 2012

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...THE GOODLAND KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2011...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2012

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR'S         
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)      
                                          NORMAL                      
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             111   07/25/1940                                    
 LOW              -27   12/22/1989                                    
HIGHEST           102   08/23       103      -1      102  07/17       
                        07/19                             07/13       
                        06/30                                         
LOWEST            -13   02/02       -11      -2       -6  01/08       
                                                          01/07       
AVG. MAXIMUM     65.9              65.1     0.8     66.2              
AVG. MINIMUM     36.8              37.6    -0.8     37.5              
MEAN             51.4              51.4     0.0     51.9              
DAYS MAX >= 90     62              45.8    16.2       59              
DAYS MAX <= 32     23              24.5    -1.5       16              
DAYS MIN <= 32    155             152.3     2.7      161              
DAYS MIN <= 0      12               5.7     6.3        4              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        30.89   1915                                          
 MINIMUM         9.19   1956                                          
TOTALS          19.33             19.66   -0.33                       
DAYS >= .01        75              80.6    -5.6       76              
DAYS >= .10        37              39.9    -2.9       31              
DAYS >= .50        13              11.9     1.1       14              
DAYS >= 1.00        4               4.1    -0.1        8              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.65                               1.74              

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           86.2   1984                                          
 24 HR TOTAL     19.3   10/24/1997 TO 10/26/1997                      
 SNOW DEPTH        20                                                 
TOTALS           33.7              35.5    -1.8     15.9              
SINCE 7/1        11.4              12.7    -1.3      2.9              
DAYS >= 1.0        10              10.1    -0.1        8              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         7   12/04                          5  02/22       
 24 HR TOTAL      6.5                                2.4              

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5937              5901      36     5737              
 SINCE 7/1       2295              2407    -112     2173              
COOLING TOTAL    1116               941     175     1094              
 SINCE 1/1       1116               941     175     1094              

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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    67/270    DATE  05/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    79/270    DATE  05/24

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     61

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM             44     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               25     RAIN                      28
LIGHT RAIN               75     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       4
HEAVY SNOW                5     SNOW                       8
LIGHT SNOW               31     SLEET                      0
FOG                     108     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     37
HAZE                     23                                           
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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