June 2013 Climate Summary

 .JUNE 2013 WAS WARMER AND WETTER THAN NORMAL AT DULUTH MN...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR JUNE WAS 61.6 DEGREES WHICH WAS 1.5
DEGREES WARMER THAN THE NORMAL OF 60.1 DEGREES TYING THIS FOR THE 20TH
WARMEST JUNE IN STATION HISTORY. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE
MONTH WAS 87 DEGREES ON THE 25TH. THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE WAS 37
DEGREES ON THE 3RD. NO DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS WERE BROKEN OR TIED
FOR THE MONTH.

JUNE 2013 WAS WETTER THAN NORMAL WITH A TOTAL OF 4.54 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION RECORDED FOR THE MONTH. THIS WAS 0.31 INCHES ABOVE THE
NORMAL OF 4.23 INCHES TYING THIS THE 54TH WETTEST JUNE IN RECORDED
HISTORY. THE GREATEST AMOUNT OF PRECIPITATION IN A 24 HOUR PERIOD
OCCURRED ON THE 20TH THROUGH THE 21ST WHEN 2.03 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED. AT LEAST A TRACE OF PRECIPITATION WAS
REPORTED ON 16 DAYS. AT LEAST 0.01 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL ON
11 DAYS. AT LEAST 0.10 INCHES FELL ON 8 DAYS. AT LEAST 0.50 INCHES
FELL ON 3 DAYS. AT LEAST 1.00 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL ON 1 DAY.
NO DAILY PRECIPITATION RECORDS WERE SET FOR THE MONTH.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 8.0 MPH. THE WINDIEST DAY
FOR THE MONTH WAS ON THE 9TH WITH AN AVERAGE WIND SPEED OF 12.0 MPH.
THE GREATEST SUSTAINED WINDS OCCURRED ON THE 21ST WITH A WIND FROM
THE EAST AT 44 MPH. A PEAK GUST OF 54 MPH FROM THE EAST WAS RECORDED
ON THE 21ST. THERE WERE 146 HEATING DEGREE DAYS FOR THE MONTH WHICH
WAS 33 BELOW THE NORMAL OF 179. THIS BROUGHT THE SEASONAL TOTAL TO
9366 WHICH WAS 78 BELOW THE NORMAL OF 9444. THERE WERE 53 COOLING
DEGREE DAYS FOR THE MONTH WHICH WAS 23 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 30.
THE SEASONAL TOTAL COOLING DEGREE DAYS IS 54 WHICH IS 20 DEGREES ABOVE
THE NORMAL OF 34. THE HIGHEST BAROMETRIC PRESSURE READING FOR THE
MONTH WAS 30.19 INCHES REACHED ON THE 18TH AND THE LOWEST BAROMETRIC
PRESSURE READING WAS 29.59 INCHES REACHED ON THE 1ST.

THE OUTLOOK FOR JULY...NORMAL HIGHS ARE IN THE MID 70S. NORMAL LOWS
FOR THE MONTH BEGIN IN THE LOWER 50S AND RISE TO THE MID 50S AT THE
END OF THE MONTH. NORMAL PRECIPITATION FOR JULY IS 3.85 INCHES. NEAR
NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION ARE FORECASTED FOR
JULY.

.JUNE 2013 WAS COLDER AND DRIER THAN NORMAL AT INTERNATIONAL FALLS
MN...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR JUNE WAS 60.2 DEGREES WHICH WAS 0.6
DEGREES COLDER THAN THE NORMAL OF 60.8 DEGREES TYING THIS  FOR THE
28TH COLDEST JUNE IN STATION HISTORY. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR
THE MONTH WAS 87 DEGREES ON THE 25TH. THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE WAS 30
DEGREES ON THE 2ND AND 3RD. ONE DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORD WAS BROKEN
FOR THE MONTH. A RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 30 DEGREES WAS RECORDED
ON THE 2ND BREAKING THE OLD RECORD OF 32 DEGREES SET IN 2009.

JUNE 2013 WAS DRIER THAN NORMAL WITH A TOTAL OF 1.60 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION RECORDED FOR THE MONTH. THIS WAS 2.32 INCHES BELOW THE
NORMAL OF 3.92 INCHES MAKING THIS FOR THE 9TH DRIEST JUNE IN RECORDED
HISTORY. THE GREATEST AMOUNT OF PRECIPITATION IN A 24 HOUR PERIOD
OCCURRED ON THE 26TH WHEN 0.36 INCHES WAS RECORDED. AT LEAST A TRACE
OF PRECIPITATION WAS REPORTED ON 15 DAYS. AT LEAST 0.01 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION FELL ON 13 DAYS. AT LEAST 0.10 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION
FELL ON 7 DAYS. NO PRECIPITATION RECORDS WAS SET FOR THE MONTH.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 5.8 MPH. THE WINDIEST DAY
FOR THE MONTH WAS ON THE 1ST WITH AN AVERAGE WIND SPEED OF 11.0 MPH.
THE GREATEST SUSTAINED WINDS OCCURRED ON THE 1ST WITH A WIND FROM
THE NORTH AT 22 MPH. A SUSTAINED WIND OF 22 MPH OCCURRED ON THE 16TH
FROM THE WEST. A SUSTAINED WIND OF 22 MPH OCCURRED ON THE 23RD FROM
THE SOUTHWEST. A PEAK GUST OF 35 MPH FROM THE NORTHWEST WAS RECORDED ON
THE 16TH. THERE WERE 169 HEATING DEGREE DAYS FOR THE MONTH WHICH WAS
5 ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 164. THIS BROUGHT THE SEASONAL TOTAL TO 10713
WHICH WAS 492 ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 10221. THERE WERE 34 COOLING DEGREE
DAYS FOR THE MONTH WHICH WAS 4 DEGREES BELOW THE NORMAL OF 38. THE
SEASONAL TOTAL COOLING DEGREE DAYS ARE 37 WHICH IS 10 DEGREES BELOW
THE NORMAL OF 47. THE HIGHEST BAROMETRIC PRESSURE READING FOR THE
MONTH WAS 30.18 INCHES REACHED ON THE 18TH AND THE LOWEST BAROMETRIC
PRESSURE READING WAS 29.60 INCHES REACHED ON THE 26TH.

THE OUTLOOK FOR JULY...NORMAL HIGHS START IN THE MID 70S AND WARM TO
THE UPPER 70S AT THE END OF THE MONTH. NORMAL LOWS FOR THE MONTH ARE
IN THE LOWER 50S. NORMAL PRECIPITATION FOR JULY IS 3.70 INCHES. NEAR
NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION ARE FORECASTED FOR
JULY.

 



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