Climatological Report (Annual)
Issued by NWS Dodge City, KS

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DODGE CITY KS
1231 PM CST MON JAN 5 2015

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...THE DODGE CITY KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1875 TO 2015

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   06/27/2012
 LOW              -26   02/12/1899
HIGHEST           102   07/26        68      34      107  06/27
                        07/25
LOWEST            -11   01/06        43     -54       -5  12/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     67.5              68.2    -0.7     68.2
AVG. MINIMUM     41.2              42.6    -1.4     41.0
MEAN             54.4              55.4    -1.0     54.6
DAYS MAX >= 90     67              62.8     4.2       75
DAYS MAX <= 32     29              18.3    10.7       25
DAYS MIN <= 32    137             122.6    14.4      152
DAYS MIN <= 0       6               2.6     3.4        2

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        34.29   1944
 MINIMUM         9.97   1956
TOTALS          23.18             21.60    1.58    20.72
DAYS >= .01        83              76.8     6.2       68
DAYS >= .10        43              41.7     1.3       41
DAYS >= .50        15              13.6     1.4       12
DAYS >= 1.00        7               4.6     2.4        4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.81   10/09 TO 10/10           08/12 TO 08/13

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           44.7   1948
 24 HR TOTAL     15.0   02/25/1912
 SNOW DEPTH        14   03/13/1999
                        11/26/1992
                        11/25/1992
                        03/26/1957
                        03/25/1957
TOTALS           26.6              21.1     5.5     30.3
SINCE 7/1         6.0               6.3    -0.3     10.5
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0        10               5.8     4.2       10
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         7   02/11                         11  02/23
                                                          02/22
 24 HR TOTAL      5.5   02/04 TO 02/04           02/20 TO 02/21

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5200              4965     235     5294
 SINCE 7/1       1930              2014     -84     2108
COOLING TOTAL    1475              1462      13     1641
 SINCE 1/1       1475              1463      12     1641

FREEZE DATES
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              13.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    52/270    DATE  06/01
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    66/260    DATE  06/01

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          269
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             64
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         32


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             47     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               24     RAIN                      30
LIGHT RAIN               84     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       6
LIGHT SNOW               34     SLEET                      0
FOG                     138     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     25
HAZE                    105

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

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