183  
CDUS43 KDMX 170628 RRB  
CLIOTM  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA  
127 AM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
 
   
...............................
 
 
   
..THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 16 2018
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1920 TO 2018  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
..............................................................
 
 
TEMPERATURE (F)  
YESTERDAY  
MAXIMUM 64 303 PM 89 1935 63 1 67  
MINIMUM 30 310 AM 27 2002 41 -11 37  
AVERAGE 47 52 -5 52  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.00 1.40 1913 0.09 -0.09 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 5.01 1.48 3.53 3.65  
SINCE SEP 1 10.07 5.27 4.80 7.32  
SINCE JAN 1 32.53 31.97 0.56 23.16  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 18 13 5 13  
MONTH TO DATE 186 168 18 83  
SINCE SEP 1 270 278 -8 120  
SINCE JUL 1 270 289 -19 120  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 21 9 12 23  
SINCE SEP 1 187 102 85 192  
SINCE JAN 1 1309 936 373 1117    
..............................................................
 
 
WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 22 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SW (240)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 31 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SW (240)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 10.4  
 
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 92 100 AM  
LOWEST 37 1200 PM  
AVERAGE 65  
   
......................................................
 
 
 
THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 63 89 2016  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 41 23 1943  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
OCTOBER 17 2018.......SUNRISE 724 AM CDT SUNSET 626 PM CDT  
OCTOBER 18 2018.......SUNRISE 725 AM CDT SUNSET 624 PM CDT  
 
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab IA Page Main Text Page