CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO
1128 AM MST SAT JAN 1 2011

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...THE ALAMOSA CO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2010...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1971 TO 2000
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1932 TO 2010

WEATHER OBSERVED NORMAL DEPART
VALUE DATE(S) VALUE FROM
NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
HIGH 96 07/05/1989
LOW -50 01/28/1948
HIGHEST 94 06/06
LOWEST -13 02/02
AVG. MAXIMUM 61.2 58.6 2.6
AVG. MINIMUM 24.6 22.9 1.7
MEAN 42.9 40.8 2.1
DAYS MAX >= 90 8
DAYS MAX <= 32 26
DAYS MIN <= 32 216
DAYS MIN <= 0 42

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
MAXIMUM 11.55 1969
MINIMUM 3.40 1956
TOTALS 5.99 7.25 -1.26
DAILY AVG. 0.01 0.02 -0.01
DAYS >= .01 63
DAYS >= .10 17
DAYS >= .50 2
DAYS >= 1.00 0
GREATEST
24 HR. TOTAL 0.55 07/23 TO 07/23

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
TOTAL 97.5 1973


24 HR TOTAL 15.8 12/13/1967 TO 12/13/1967
TOTALS 25.2 37.4 -12.2
SINCE 7/1 3.3 14.0 -10.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG. 0
DAYS >= TRACE 44 25.9 18.1
DAYS >= 1.0 8 9.9 -1.9
GREATEST
SNOW DEPTH 5 01/29
24 HR TOTAL 4.0 03/10 TO 03/11

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL 8051 8736 -685
SINCE 7/1 3110 3672 -562
COOLING TOTAL 128 44 84
SINCE 1/1 128 44 84

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
EARLIEST 08/21/1980
LATEST 06/29/1945
EARLIEST 09/08
LATEST 06/08
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 7.1
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 3/216
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 49/230 DATE 05/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION 61/230 DATE 05/22

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT) MM

NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR 301
NUMBER OF DAYS PC 51
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY 13

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT) 56

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM 36 MIXED PRECIP 1
HEAVY RAIN 6 RAIN 14
LIGHT RAIN 76 FREEZING RAIN 0
LT FREEZING RAIN 0 HAIL 0
HEAVY SNOW 3 SNOW 13
LIGHT SNOW 44 SLEET 0
FOG 74 FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE 27
HAZE 47

- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT. 
 
 
                     Graphical Temperature and Precipitation Comparison for 2010
 
 

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