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Madison Climate Summary

CDUS43 KMKX 220653                                              2018142 0653
CLIMSN
CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE
151 AM CDT TUE MAY 22 2018
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...THE MADISON WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 21 2018...
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2018
WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         59    425 PM  89    1972  70    -11       56
  MINIMUM         50    621 AM  30    2002  48      2       48
                                      1997
  AVERAGE         55                        59     -4       52
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.43          3.66 2004   0.12   0.31     0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    8.68                      2.31   6.37     2.13
  SINCE MAR 1     11.56                      7.91   3.65    10.26
  SINCE JAN 1     15.74                     10.59   5.15    14.96
 
SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    1969   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.2   -0.2      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1     16.9                       9.8    7.1      8.3
  SINCE JUL 1     44.4                      50.9   -6.5     44.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0
 
DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       10                         7      3       13
  MONTH TO DATE  101                       207   -106      229
  SINCE MAR 1   1911                      1728    183     1621
  SINCE JUL 1   7186                      7214    -28     6133
 
 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    9                        11     -2       15
  SINCE MAR 1      9                        15     -6       15
  SINCE JAN 1      9                        15     -6       15
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (120)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    19   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (140)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.9
 
SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           900 AM
 LOWEST     63           200 AM
 AVERAGE    82
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THE MADISON WI CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   70        92      1975
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   48        27      1967
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 22 2018...........SUNRISE   527 AM CDT   SUNSET   821 PM CDT
MAY 23 2018...........SUNRISE   526 AM CDT   SUNSET   822 PM CDT
 
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.
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