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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
923 PM PST THU JAN 1 2015

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...THE TONOPAH AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1954 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             104   07/18/1960
 LOW              -15   01/24/1962
                        01/23/1962
HIGHEST           101   07/13       100       1      103  06/30
                        07/01
LOWEST             12   12/31         0      12       -2  12/08
                        12/27                             01/13
AVG. MAXIMUM     69.7              67.0     2.7     67.7
AVG. MINIMUM     40.6              37.3     3.3     38.5
MEAN             55.2              52.2     3.0     53.1
DAYS MAX >= 90     54              49.6     4.4       55
DAYS MAX <= 32      3               5.6    -2.6       11
DAYS MIN <= 32    127             147.2   -20.2      145
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               1.2    -1.2        4

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.64   1983
 MINIMUM         2.53   1986
TOTALS           4.19              5.24   -1.05     4.49
DAILY AVG.          T              0.01   -0.01        T
DAYS >= .01        29              38.5    -9.5       33
DAYS >= .10        16              16.3    -0.3       12
DAYS >= .50         1               1.3    -0.3        2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.2    -0.2        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.85   MM                          1.31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    4476              5461    -985     5266
 SINCE 7/1       1803              2245    -442     2278
COOLING TOTAL    1004               783     221     1042
 SINCE 1/1       1004               783     221     1042
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    48/330    DATE  12/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    58/330    DATE  12/24

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     35

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               40     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW               10     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      7

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

&&

=================================================================

...WARMEST YEAR ON RECORD AT TONOPAH AIRPORT...
...21ST DRIEST YEAR ON RECORD AT TONOPAH AIRPORT...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE AT TONOPAH AIRPORT DURING 2014 WAS 55.2
DEGREES...WHICH IS 3.0 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL
NORMAL OF 52.2 DEGREES. THIS MAKES 2014 THE WARMEST YEAR ON
RECORD...BEATING THE OLD RECORD OF 54.1 DEGREES SET IN 2012. THE
TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 4.19 INCHES...WHICH IS 1.05 INCHES OR 20
PERCENT BELOW THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 5.24 INCHES.
THIS MAKES 2014 THE 21ST DRIEST YEAR ON RECORD.

OCTOBER 2014 WAS THE DRIEST OCTOBER ON RECORD WITH NO
PRECIPITATION RECORDED. THIS TIED OCTOBER 1999, 1995, 1967, 1966
AND 1954.

$$

RCM




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