Wednesday, June 2, 2010

MAY 2010 CLIMATE INFO

Issued at 3:51 PM CDT, Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

...MAY 2010 CLIMATE DATA FOR DULUTH, MN...

Average monthly temperature: 53.8 degrees
Normal: 51.8 degrees
Departure: 2.0 degrees Above Normal

Warmest monthly high temperature: 86 degrees on the 25th
Warmest monthly low temperature: 59 degrees on the 24th

Coldest monthly high temperature: 39 degrees on the 7th
Coldest monthly low temperature: 24 degrees on the 9th

14 days during the month had a high temperature of at least 70 degrees
2 days during the month had a high temperature of at least 80 degrees

5 days during the month had a minimum temperature of 32 degrees or lower

Monthly precipitation total: 5.95"
Normal: 2.95"
Departure: 3.00" Above Normal

Heaviest daily precipitation total: 3.93" on the 23rd

9 days during the month had a precipitation total of at least 0.01"
6 days during the month had a precipitation total of at least 0.10"
2 days during the month had a precipitation total of at least 0.50"
2 days during the month had a precipitation total of at least 1.00"

Monthly snowfall total: 4.5"
Normal: 0.3"
Departure: 4.2" Above Normal

2 days during the month had at least .1" of snow

We had 4 thunderstorm days during May 2010

May 2009 Climate Data for Duluth, MN.

Average monthly temperature: 50.2 degrees
Departure: 1.6 degrees Below Normal

5 days during the month had a high temperature of at least 70 degrees
1 day during the month had a high temperature of at least 80 degrees

3 days during the month had a minimum temperature of 32 degrees or lower

Monthly precipitation total: 2.13"
Departure: 0.82" Below Normal

We had 2 thunderstorm days during May 2009

Tim