2009 Midland Annual Climate Summary

       Average Temperature - 64.6 F                21st-22nd  Warmest  ;  Average = 63.4 F 
       Precipitation - 14.74 In                               48th Wettest Year of Record ; Wettest = 32.13" 1986
    Highest Sea Level Pressure : 30.60 In -  March 1st   Highest:  31.04  inches (sea level) on Dec 24th, 1983
    Lowest  Sea Level Pressure : 29.29 In -  October 28th   Lowest:  29.09   inches (sea level) on Feb. 9, 1960
       Growing Season : 206 Days   Rank: 8th-10th least ;  Least  season 191 days 1989
       #  Days Thunderstorms Occurred - 39 Days   Rank: 24th Highest
       #  Days Severe Thunderstorms Occurred - 1 Days   July 29th - 59 mph
       #  Days Hail Occurred - 1 Day   May 2nd - 1" hail
       #  Days with Fog - 81 Days   Fog - Prevailing Visibility reduced to 6 miles or less
       #  Days with Dense Fog - 10 Days   Dense Fog -  Visibility 1/4 mile or less ; Average 16 days
       #  Days with Freezing Rain/Freezing Drizzle - 2 Days   
       #  Days with Dust storm  - 2 Days  Dust storm - Prevailing Visibility 1/2 mile or less
       #  Days 90 F - 117 Days                           Rank: 21st-23rd  Highest ;  Average = 103.9 Days
       Longest Consecutive Days 90 F - 27, 15 , 14 Days        27 Days: Aug 1st- 27th;  60 days is ranked 10th Highest
       #  Days 100 F - 20 Days                       Rank: 24th-25th Highest ;  Normal = 14.41 Days
       Longest Consecutive Days 100 F - 5, 3, 3 Days      Comparison: 9 days ranked 9th-12th Highest
       #  Days 105 F - 0 Days                                   
       Longest Consecutive Days 105 F - 0 Days  
       #  Days Max  32 F or less - 2 Days  Comparison: 6 days ranked 7th-10th most
       #  Days Min   32 F or less - 81 Days  Rank:  4th Most
       Consecutive Mins 32 F or less - 12, 10, 9 Days  Comparison: 19 Days Ranked 8th-11th 
       #  Days Min 20 F or Less - 11 Days  Rank: 22nd-26th Most ;  Avg = 8.66
       #  Days Consecutive Min 20 F or less - 3 , 2, 2 Days  Comparison: 5 Days Ranked 8th-17th Most 
       #  Days Max  20 F or less -  0 Days  
       First Freeze :  October 30th -  31 F   Earliest freeze 10/19/89
       First Moderate Freeze: November 17th - 27 F    Average First Moderate Freeze - November 24th
       First Severe Freeze:     November 25th   - 23 F    Average First Severe Freeze - December 4th
       Last Freeze :  April 7th  - 29 F    Average Last Freeze -  March 29th
       Last Moderate Freeze: March 28th - 27 F    Average Last Moderate Freeze - March 19th
       Last Severe Freeze:     March 1st - 21 F    Average Last Severe Freeze - March 2nd
       # Days Minimum 5 F or less - 0 Days  
       Most Consecutive Dry Days - 23, 22, 21  23 Days: Feb 15 - Mar 9th ;  22 days Apr 29- May 20th
       Most Consecutive Days Trace or Dry - 82, 31, 28  82 Days: Oct 15th 2008-  Jan 4 2009   Ranked: 6th Highest
       Most Consecutive Days Trace or more Precip- 7, 6, 4, 4  7  Days: Sep 8th-14th ;  6 Days: Nov 29th-Dec 4th
       Most Consecutive Days .01 or more Precip - 3, 3, 3  
       Most Consecutive Days Trace or more Snowfall - 3 Days  December 2nd-4th    1.1"    4 Days is Ranked 4th-12th
       Most Consecutive Days .1 or more Snowfall - 2 Days  December 3rd-4th   1.1"      Ranked 5th-46th Highest
       15 Record or tie high Maximum temperature   
       4   Record or tie cold Maximum temperature   
       8 record or tie warm Minimum temperature   
       0  record cold minimum temperature   
       4 daily precipitation records   
       3 November daily snowfall records   
       9th Warmest February - 52.8 F   Normal = 48.6 F
       7th-8th Coldest December 41.1 F   Normal = 44.8 F 
       5th Wettest July - 6.55"   Normal = 1.89 "
       6th Wettest Summer - 8.91"   Normal = 5.37"
       2nd Driest August - 0.03"   Normal = 1.77"
       4th Driest Winter - 0.26"   Normal = 1.76"
       10th Driest Spring - 1.30"   Normal = 2.94 "
       3rd-5th Warmest New Years Day - 73 F   Warmest New Years Day - 76 F  2000, 2006
       4th Snowiest Christmas Eve - 0.5"   Snowiest 5.8"  2011

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