Archive for July, 2010
Goose Lake Weather sends data to the Midwestern Weather Network that is composed of weather stations from various locations around the Midwest. There are many such networks worldwide comprised of weather hobbyists with home weather stations similar to ours.
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June was an active weather month with several waves of strong to severe storms. Thunder was recorded on 14 of 30 days. Total rainfall was 6.43 inches. In comparison, June of 2009 saw 5.17 inches of rain. It should be noted that many other locations around the area experienced greater rainfall amounts.
Here are some stats from June:
Averages\Extremes for the month of June 2010
Average temperature = 72.4°F
Average humidity = 84%
Average dewpoint = 66.8°F
Average barometer = 29.892 in.
Average windspeed = 1.8 mph
Average gustspeed = 3.8 mph
Average direction = 201° (SSW)
Rainfall for month = 6.43 inches
Maximum rain per minute = 0.100 in on day 12 at time 15:41
Maximum temperature = 90.5°F on day 18 at time 14:45
Minimum temperature = 51.4°F on day 30 at time 05:46
Maximum humidity = 100% on day 23 at time 12:04
Minimum humidity = 44% on day 09 at time 19:12
Maximum dewpoint = 82.5°F on day 23 at time 17:30
Minimum dewpoint = 47.5°F on day 03 at time 22:18
Maximum pressure = 30.29 in. on day 30 at time 23:54
Minimum pressure = 29.50 in. on day 05 at time 21:10
Maximum windspeed = 20.7 mph from 293°(WNW) on day 23 at time 18:25
Maximum gust speed = 34.5 mph from 315°( NW) on day 18 at time 21:38
Maximum heat index = 108.6°F on day 23 at time 17:30
Avg daily max temp :82.4°F
Avg daily min temp :62.6°F