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Miles City, MT Year to Date Summary

Miles City, MT Year to Date Summary

...2015 YEAR IN REVIEW FOR MILES CITY...

BELOW IS A SUMMARY OF THE TEMPERATURE AND PRECIPITATION
STATISTICS FOR MILES CITY FOR 2015}. 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 FEBRUARY 1937 AT THE MILES CITY AIRPORT. ANNUAL RANKINGS
FOR PRECIPITATION...SNOWFALL...AND TEMPERATURES USE A PERIOD OF RECORD
THAT STARTED IN 1938.

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

...MILES CITY MONTHLY PRECIPITATION...

 MONTH   2015 VALUES  NORMALS    DEPARTURE  RANKING

JANUARY      0.22     0.32       -0.10      TIED FOR THE 24TH DRIEST OUT OF 78 YEARS
                                            (RECORD DRIEST WAS 0.01 IN 2008)
                                            (DRIEST SINCE 0.14 IN 2014)

FEBRUARY     0.13     0.23       -0.10      TIED FOR THE 19TH DRIEST OUT OF 79 YEARS
                                            (RECORD DRIEST WAS T IN 2005)
                                            (DRIEST SINCE 0.11 IN 2014)

MARCH        0.10     0.60       -0.50      8TH DRIEST OUT OF 79 YEARS
                                            (RECORD DRIEST WAS T IN 2008)
                                            (DRIEST SINCE 0.01 IN 2012)

APRIL        0.01*    1.37       -1.36      RECORD DRIEST OUT OF 79 YEARS
                                            (OLD RECORD DRIEST WAS 0.02 IN 1983)

MAY             M     2.18           M      NOT AVAILABLE

JUNE            M     2.51           M      NOT AVAILABLE

JULY            M     1.64           M      NOT AVAILABLE

AUGUST          M     0.91           M      NOT AVAILABLE

SEPTEMBER       M     1.08           M      NOT AVAILABLE

OCTOBER         M     0.92           M      NOT AVAILABLE

NOVEMBER        M     0.39           M      NOT AVAILABLE

DECEMBER        M     0.29           M      NOT AVAILABLE

YEAR            M    12.44           M      NOT AVAILABLE

...MILES CITY 2015 TOP 3 DAILY MAXIMUM PRECIPITATION...

1 - 0.15   JANUARY  5
2 - 0.10   FEBRUARY  3
3 - 0.08   MARCH 28

ALL TIME DAILY PRECIPITATION RECORD...2.71 ON JUNE 18 1964

...MILES CITY 2015 BROKEN OR TIED DAILY PRECIPITATION RECORDS...

0.15 ON JANUARY  5 (OLD RECORD 0.12 IN 1976)

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

...MILES CITY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES...

 MONTH   2015 VALUES  NORMALS   DEPARTURE  RANKING

JANUARY      21.7      19.5      +2.2      TIED FOR THE 30TH WARMEST OUT OF 78 YEARS
                                           (RECORD WARMEST WAS 34.3 IN 2006)
                                           (WARMEST SINCE 22.6 IN 2014)

FEBRUARY     25.4      24.4      +1.0      TIED FOR THE 32ND WARMEST OUT OF 79 YEARS
                                           (RECORD WARMEST WAS 37.2 IN 1954)
                                           (WARMEST SINCE 32.2 IN 2013)

MARCH        43.3      34.7      +8.6      3RD WARMEST OUT OF 79 YEARS
                                           (RECORD WARMEST WAS 47.1 IN 2012)
                                           (WARMEST SINCE 47.1 IN 2012)

APRIL        46.0      46.0       0.0      38TH COLDEST OUT OF 79 YEARS
                                           (RECORD COLDEST WAS 38.8 IN 1975)
                                           (COLDEST SINCE 44.6 IN 2014)

MAY             M      55.9         M      NOT AVAILABLE

JUNE            M      65.6         M      NOT AVAILABLE

JULY            M      73.9         M      NOT AVAILABLE

AUGUST          M      72.6         M      NOT AVAILABLE

SEPTEMBER       M      60.1         M      NOT AVAILABLE

OCTOBER         M      46.5         M      NOT AVAILABLE

NOVEMBER        M      32.0         M      NOT AVAILABLE

DECEMBER        M      20.3         M      NOT AVAILABLE

YEAR            M      46.1         M      NOT AVAILABLE

...MILES CITY AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURES...

 MONTH   2015 VALUES  NORMALS   DEPARTURE  RANKING

JANUARY      32.4      30.0      +2.4      TIED FOR THE 28TH WARMEST OUT OF 78 YEARS
                                           (RECORD WARMEST WAS 45.8 IN 1992)
                                           (WARMEST SINCE 32.5 IN 2014)

FEBRUARY     36.8      35.5      +1.3      32ND WARMEST OUT OF 79 YEARS
                                           (RECORD WARMEST WAS 51.4 IN 1992)
                                           (WARMEST SINCE 42.0 IN 2013)

MARCH        58.5      46.5     +12.0      2ND WARMEST OUT OF 79 YEARS
                                           (RECORD WARMEST WAS 62.3 IN 2012)
                                           (WARMEST SINCE 62.3 IN 2012)

APRIL        60.4      58.8      +1.6      29TH WARMEST OUT OF 79 YEARS
                                           (RECORD WARMEST WAS 68.5 IN 1987)
                                           (WARMEST SINCE 64.6 IN 2012)

MAY             M      68.6         M      NOT AVAILABLE

JUNE            M      78.6         M      NOT AVAILABLE

JULY            M      88.3         M      NOT AVAILABLE

AUGUST          M      87.2         M      NOT AVAILABLE

SEPTEMBER       M      74.2         M      NOT AVAILABLE

OCTOBER         M      59.2         M      NOT AVAILABLE

NOVEMBER        M      43.2         M      NOT AVAILABLE

DECEMBER        M      30.9         M      NOT AVAILABLE

YEAR            M      58.5         M      NOT AVAILABLE

...MILES CITY 2015 TOP 3 WARMEST DAILY HIGH TEMPERATURES...

1 - 84   APRIL 14
2 - 83   MARCH 28
3 - 80   MARCH 31

ALL TIME RECORD WARMEST DAILY HIGH TEMPERATURE...111 ON JUNE 26 2012

...MILES CITY 2015 BROKEN OR TIED WARMEST DAILY HIGH TEMPERATURE RECORDS...

58 ON JANUARY 26 (OLD RECORD 54 IN 2006)
61 ON JANUARY 27 (OLD RECORD 55 IN 1992)
60 ON FEBRUARY 13 (OLD RECORD 57 IN 1999)
75 ON MARCH 14 (OLD RECORD 72 IN 1999)
83 ON MARCH 28 (OLD RECORD 80 IN 1986)
84 ON APRIL 14 (TIED RECORD IN 1942)

...MILES CITY 2015 TOP 3 COLDEST DAILY HIGH TEMPERATURES...

1 - 4   JANUARY  4
2 - 5   JANUARY  9
3 - 9   JANUARY 12

ALL TIME RECORD COLDEST DAILY HIGH TEMPERATURE...-25 ON DECEMBER 24 1983

...MILES CITY 2015 BROKEN OR TIED COLDEST DAILY HIGH TEMPERATURE RECORDS...

NONE

...MILES CITY AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURES...

 MONTH   2015 VALUES  NORMALS   DEPARTURE  RANKING

JANUARY      10.9      8.9      +2.0      29TH WARMEST OUT OF 78 YEARS
                                           (RECORD WARMEST WAS 24.3 IN 2006)
                                           (WARMEST SINCE 12.6 IN 2014)

FEBRUARY     14.0      13.2      +0.8      TIED FOR THE 30TH WARMEST OUT OF 79 YEARS
                                           (RECORD WARMEST WAS 26.9 IN 1998)
                                           (WARMEST SINCE 22.3 IN 2013)

MARCH        28.1      22.8      +5.3      TIED FOR THE 9TH WARMEST OUT OF 79 YEARS
                                           (RECORD WARMEST WAS 32.4 IN 1986)
                                           (WARMEST SINCE 31.8 IN 2012)

APRIL        31.6      33.2      -1.6      TIED FOR THE 23RD COLDEST OUT OF 79 YEARS
                                           (RECORD COLDEST WAS 27.0 IN 1951)
                                           (COLDEST SINCE 31.3 IN 2014)

MAY             M      43.1         M      NOT AVAILABLE

JUNE            M      52.6         M      NOT AVAILABLE

JULY            M      59.5         M      NOT AVAILABLE

AUGUST          M      58.0         M      NOT AVAILABLE

SEPTEMBER       M      46.1         M      NOT AVAILABLE

OCTOBER         M      33.8         M      NOT AVAILABLE

NOVEMBER        M      20.9         M      NOT AVAILABLE

DECEMBER        M      9.7         M      NOT AVAILABLE

YEAR            M      33.6         M      NOT AVAILABLE

...MILES CITY 2015 TOP 3 WARMEST DAILY LOW TEMPERATURES...

1 - 46   APRIL 14
2 - 40   APRIL 15
3 - 40   MARCH 15

ALL TIME RECORD WARMEST DAILY LOW TEMPERATURE...79 ON JULY 24 2007

...MILES CITY 2015 BROKEN OR TIED WARMEST DAILY LOW TEMPERATURE RECORDS...

32 ON JANUARY 26 (OLD RECORD 31 IN 2013)
33 ON JANUARY 27 (OLD RECORD 32 IN 1984)
34 ON FEBRUARY  7 (TIED RECORD IN 1963)
40 ON MARCH 15 (OLD RECORD 37 IN 1999)

...MILES CITY 2015 TOP 3 COLDEST DAILY LOW TEMPERATURES...

1 - -19   JANUARY  9
2 - -14   JANUARY 12
3 - -12   FEBRUARY  4

ALL TIME RECORD COLDEST DAILY LOW TEMPERATURE...-38 ON DECEMBER 24 1983

...MILES CITY 2015 BROKEN OR TIED COLDEST DAILY LOW TEMPERATURE RECORDS...

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