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CXUS55 KPUB 140149 CCA  
CLAALS  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO  
745 PM MST WED JAN 3 2018  
   
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..THE ALAMOSA CO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2017
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1932 TO 2017  
 
WEATHER OBSERVED NORMAL DEPART  
VALUE DATE(S) VALUE FROM  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
RECORD  
HIGH 96 07/05/1989  
LOW -50 01/28/1948  
 
HIGHEST 90 06/21  
06/20  
LOWEST -36 01/07  
 
AVG. MAXIMUM 62.5 59.2 3.3  
AVG. MINIMUM 26.9 23.9 3.0  
 
MEAN 44.7 41.6 3.1  
 
DAYS MAX >= 90 2  
DAYS MAX <= 32 16  
DAYS MIN <= 32 213  
DAYS MIN <= 0 25  
 
PRECIPITATION (INCHES)  
RECORD  
MAXIMUM 11.55 1969  
MINIMUM 3.40 1956  
 
TOTALS 10.69 7.31 3.38  
 
DAILY AVG. 0.03 0.02 0.01  
DAYS >= .01 75  
DAYS >= .10 29  
DAYS >= .50 3  
DAYS >= 1.00 1  
GREATEST  
24 HR. TOTAL 1.08 07/09 TO 07/09  
 
SNOWFALL (INCHES)  
RECORDS  
MAXIMUM 69.1 1973  
MINIMUM 6.4 1934  
24 HR TOTAL 15.8 12/13/1967 TO 12/13/1967  
 
TOTALS 32.7 27.6 5.1  
SINCE 7/1 1.7 10.3 -8.6  
 
SNOWDEPTH AVG. 1  
DAYS >= TRACE 40 22.9 17.1  
DAYS >= 1.0 11 9.3 1.7  
 
GREATEST  
SNOW DEPTH 12 01/06  
24 HR TOTAL 10.0 01/05 TO 01/06  
 
DEGREE_DAYS  
HEATING TOTAL 7377 8594 -1217  
SINCE 7/1 2985 3637 -652  
COOLING TOTAL 76 52 24  
SINCE 1/1 76 51 25  
 
FREEZE DATES  
RECORD  
EARLIEST 08/09/2009  
LATEST 07/02/1990  
 
EARLIEST 09/08  
LATEST 06/08    
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WIND (MPH)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 7.5  
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 3/205  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 45/280 DATE 06/22  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION 59/280 DATE 06/30  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT) MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.20  
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR 296  
NUMBER OF DAYS PC 55  
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY 14  
 
AVERAGE RH (PERCENT) 57  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH  
THUNDERSTORM 36 MIXED PRECIP 0  
HEAVY RAIN 11 RAIN 24  
LIGHT RAIN 103 FREEZING RAIN 0  
LT FREEZING RAIN 0 HAIL 1  
HEAVY SNOW 2 SNOW 10  
LIGHT SNOW 37 SLEET 0  
FOG 79 FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE 21  
HAZE 33  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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