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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
413 AM MDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE LIVINGSTON MT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            98   08/12
LOWEST             37   08/25
AVG. MAXIMUM     82.8              84.0    -1.2
AVG. MINIMUM     50.7              47.2     3.5
MEAN             66.8              65.6     1.2
DAYS MAX >= 90     11
DAYS MAX <= 32      0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           2.69              1.11    1.58
DAYS >= .01        13
DAYS >= .10         6
DAYS >= .50         1
DAYS >= 1.00        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.29   08/23 TO 08/24

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      60                68      -8
 SINCE 7/1         69               118     -49
COOLING TOTAL     123                86      37
 SINCE 1/1        303               215      88
.................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    45/210    DATE  08/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    56/210    DATE  08/19

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     54

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             10     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      2

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

&&

...AUGUST 2014 MONTH IN REVIEW FOR LIVINGSTON...

BELOW IS A SUMMARY OF THE TEMPERATURE AND PRECIPITATION
STATISTICS FOR LIVINGSTON FOR AUGUST 2014. ALL TEMPERATURES ARE IN
DEGREES FAHRENHEIT AND ALL PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS ARE IN INCHES. NORMALS
ARE 30 YEAR AVERAGES CALCULATED FROM 1981 TO 2010. MONTHLY RANKINGS
FOR PRECIPITATION...SNOWFALL...AND TEMPERATURES USE A PERIOD
OF RECORD THAT STARTED IN JULY 1948 AT OR NEAR THE LIVINGSTON AIRPORT.

NUMBERS DENOTED WITH AN * IS MISSING DATA IN THE CALCULATION.

... MONTHLY PRECIPITATION...

 MONTH   2014 VALUES  NORMALS    DEPARTURE  RANKING

AUGUST       2.69     1.11       +1.58      3RD WETTEST OUT OF 67 YEARS
                                            (RECORD WETTEST WAS 3.90 IN 1979)
                                            (WETTEST SINCE 3.90 IN 1979)

... AUGUST 2014 BROKEN OR TIED DAILY PRECIPITATION RECORDS...

1.23 ON AUGUST 23 (OLD RECORD 1.08 IN 1972)

NOTE: SINCE THE LATE 1990S...LIVINGSTON BECAME AN AUTOMATED AND UNATTENDED
WEATHER STATION. PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS IN THE WINTER MAY BE UNDERESTIMATED.

... AVERAGE TEMPERATURES...

 MONTH   2014 VALUES  NORMALS   DEPARTURE  RANKING

AUGUST       66.8      65.6      +1.2      31ST WARMEST OUT OF 67 YEARS
                                           (RECORD WARMEST WAS 71.6 IN 2000)
                                           (WARMEST SINCE 71.3 IN 2013)

... AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURES...

 MONTH   2014 VALUES  NORMALS   DEPARTURE  RANKING

AUGUST       82.8      84.0      -1.2      TIED FOR THE 31ST COLDEST OUT OF 67 YEARS
                                           (RECORD COLDEST WAS 74.7 IN 1993)
                                           (COLDEST SINCE 82.2 IN 2009)

... AUGUST 2014 BROKEN OR TIED WARMEST DAILY HIGH TEMPERATURE RECORDS...

NONE

... AUGUST 2014 BROKEN OR TIED COLDEST DAILY HIGH TEMPERATURE RECORDS...

64 ON AUGUST 22 (TIED RECORD IN 1968)

... AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURES...

 MONTH   2014 VALUES  NORMALS   DEPARTURE  RANKING

AUGUST       50.7      47.2      +3.5      20TH WARMEST OUT OF 67 YEARS
                                           (RECORD WARMEST WAS 54.3 IN 1983)
                                           (WARMEST SINCE 52.6 IN 2013)

... AUGUST 2014 BROKEN OR TIED WARMEST DAILY LOW TEMPERATURE RECORDS...

NONE

... AUGUST 2014 BROKEN OR TIED COLDEST DAILY LOW TEMPERATURE RECORDS...

NONE

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