Happy New Year!
Here are some climate highlights from 2009
Warmest temperature: 93.5 degrees on June 23
Coldest temperature: -27.0 degrees on January 16 ( a new all-time record low at Goose Lake Weather)
Mean annual temperature: 49.4 degrees
Total precipitation (rain and melted snow): 55.18 inches (!). A very wet year.
Total annual snowfall: 36.4 inches
Greatest 24 hour total rainfall: 3.26 inches on April 27 (most of this fell in 4 hours during the evening of 4/27)
Greatest 24 hour snowfall: 4.6 inches on January 14
Greatest storm total snowfall 6.7 inches ending January 15 (extremely low water content with a 61:1 ratio)