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Madison Climate Summary

CDUS43 KMKX 180649                                              2017230 0649
CLIMSN
CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE
148 AM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017
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...THE MADISON WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 17 2017...
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2017
WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         77   1218 PM 102    1988  80     -3       84
  MINIMUM         66   1157 PM  45    1981  59      7       64
  AVERAGE         72                        69      3       74
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.16          0.70 1884   0.15   0.01     0.38
  MONTH TO DATE    3.34                      2.40   0.94     3.16
  SINCE JUN 1     16.59                     11.12   5.47    13.74
  SINCE JAN 1     32.25                     22.95   9.30    23.53
 
SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.0    MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0
 
DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    6                        14     -8        0
  SINCE JUN 1     36                        84    -48       18
  SINCE JUL 1      6                        24    -18        4
 
 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        7                         5      2        9
  MONTH TO DATE   55                        97    -42      159
  SINCE JUN 1    414                       423     -9      563
  SINCE JAN 1    429                       453    -24      615
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (300)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    26   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (270)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.5
 
SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           600 AM
 LOWEST     69          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    85
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THE MADISON WI CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   79       101      1936
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   59        41      1977
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 18 2017........SUNRISE   607 AM CDT   SUNSET   755 PM CDT
AUGUST 19 2017........SUNRISE   608 AM CDT   SUNSET   753 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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