2013 Midland Annual Climate Summary

       Average Temperature - 64.8 F                15th Warmest year  ;     Average = 63.4 F 
       Precipitation - 8.50 Inches                              11th Driest Year on Record ;  Driest  =  4.24" 1951
       Snowfall - 1.1 Inch              Normal = 4.8 inches 
      #  Days with Snowfall - 8 Days  
    Highest Sea Level Pressure : 30.67 In -  Nov 12th   Highest:  31.04  inches (sea level) on Dec 24th, 1983
    Lowest  Sea Level Pressure : 29.35 In -  April 9th   Lowest:  29.09   inches (sea level) on Feb. 9, 1960
       Growing Season : 194 Days   Rank: 2nd Shortest Ever ;   Shortest 191 days 1989
       #  Days Thunderstorms Occurred - 9 Days   Least  Ever ;  Average = 35.9 Days
       #  Days Severe Thunderstorms Occurred - 0 Days   
       #  Days Hail Occurred -  0 Days   
       #  Days with Fog - 51 Days  Fog - Prevailing Visibility reduced to 6 miles or less
       #  Days with Dense Fog - 5 Days  Dense Fog -  Visibility 1/4 mile or less ;  Average 15 days
       #  Days with Freezing Fog - 3 Days  Freezing Fog -  Visibility 1/2 mile or less
       #  Days with Freezing Rain/Drizzle - 4 Days  
       #  Days with Blowing dust  -  13 Days  
       #  Days 90 F - 129 Days                           Rank: 9th Highest  ;  Highest = 151 Days 2011
       Longest Consecutive Days 90 F - 11, 11 Days        Record: 92 Days: May 19th - August 18th 1953
       #  Days 100 F - 23 Days                       Rank: 23rd Highest ;  Normal = 14.41 Days
       Longest Consecutive Days 100 F - 5, 5, 4, 3 Days      Record: 14 Days 1998 and 2011
       #  Days 105 F - 2 Days                                   Record : 8 days in 2012
       Longest Consecutive Days 105 F - 3, 2, 2 Days  Record : 9 Days in 2012
       #  Days Max  32 F or less - 4 Days  Record : 11 Days in 1985
       #  Days Min   32 F or less - 73 Days  Rank: 14th Most
       Consecutive Mins 32 F or less - 8, 8, 7, Days  Comparison: 25 Days is ranked 2nd in 2007 
       #  Days Min 20 F or Less - 2 Days  Rank: 4th least ;  Average = 8.66 Days
       #  Days Consecutive Min 20 F or less - 1 Day   
       #  Days Max  20 F or less -  0 Days  
       First Freeze :  November 13th -  27 F    Earliest freeze 10/19/89
       First Moderate Freeze: November 13th - 27 F    Average First Moderate Freeze - November 24th
       First Severe Freeze:     December 5th   - 22 F    Average First Severe Freeze - December 4th
       Last Freeze :  May 3rd  - 32 F    Latest Freeze Ever;   Average Last Freeze -  March 29th
       Last Moderate Freeze:  March 25th  - 28 F    Average Last Moderate Freeze - March 19th
       Last Severe Freeze:     February 28th - 24 F    Average Last Severe Freeze - March 2nd
       # Days Minimum 5 F or less - 0 Days  
       Most Consecutive Dry Days - 21, 19, 17, 16,  81 Days: Ranked 1st
       Most Consecutive Days Trace or Dry - 75, 31, 24, 22   75 Days: Ranked 10th Most ;  February 20th  to May 3rd 
   Most Consecutive Days Trace or more Precipitation - 5, 4  Record: 14 days 1995, 1986
       Most Consecutive Days .01 or more Precip -  4, 3, 3  Record 11 Days 1986    
   Most Consecutive Days Trace or more Snowfall -  2 Days  Jan 3rd  - 4th :  1 inch total snowfall   
       Most Consecutive Days .1 or more Snowfall - 1 Day  January 4th : 1 Inch
       4 Record or tie Warm Daily Maximum Temperature   
         5 Record or tie Cold Daily Maximum Temperature   
       11 Record or tie Warm Minimum temperature   
         1 Record or tie Cold Minimum temperature   
       3 Daily Precipitation Records   
       1 Record Daily Snowfall   January 3rd : 1 Inch 
       10th Warmest June  - 83.6 F   Warmest  June:  88.0 F  in  2011
       10th Warmest August  - 84.2 F   Warmest  August:  87.8 F  in  2011
        9th Warmest September  - 77.6 F   Warmest September -  82.1 F  in 1977
        8th Wettest January  - 1.45 in    Wettest January : 4.99 in in 1939
        2nd Driest March  - Trace    Driest March: 0.0 inches in 1946
        5th Driest  April  - Trace    
        2nd Driest  May  - 0.03 in    Driest May 0.03 inches in 1998
        9th Wettest December - 1.44 in   Wettest December : 3.30 inches in 1986
        4th Warmest Summer - 84.1 F   Warmest Summer : 87.6 F in 2011
        Driest Spring Ever - 0.03 Inches   Spring =  March, April and May

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