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   2015 Midland Annual Climate Summary

       Average Temperature - 65.0 F                  15th Warmest year (Tied) ;     Average = 63.4 F 
       Precipitation - 22.63 Inches                                6th Wettest Year on Record ;  Wettest  32.13" 1986
       Snowfall - 11.1 Inch                Normal = 4.8 inches 
      #  Days with Snowfall  0.1 " or more - 7 Days     Normal = 2 Days 
      Highest Sea Level Pressure : 30.83 In -  Jan 7th     Highest:  31.04  inches (sea level) on Dec 24th, 1983
    Lowest  Sea Level Pressure : 29.35 In -  Nov 16th     Lowest:  29.09   inches (sea level) on Feb. 9, 1960
       Growing Season : 237 Days     Rank: 23rd Longest (Tied) ;  Longest 278 days 2004
       #  Days Thunderstorms Occurred - 33 Days     40th Highest ;  Average = 35.2 Days
       #  Days Severe Thunderstorms Occurred - 0 Days   
       #  Days Hail Occurred -  0 Days   
       #  Days with Fog - 105 Days     Fog - Prevailing Visibility reduced to 6 miles or less
       #  Days with Dense Fog - 20 Days     Dense Fog -  Visibility 1/4 mile or less ;  Average 15 days
       #  Days with Freezing Fog - 7 Days     Freezing Fog -  Visibility 1/2 mile or less
       #  Days with Freezing Rain/Drizzle - 8 Days  
       #  Days with Duststorm  -  0 Days      Duststorm - Visibility reduced to 1/2 miles or less
       #  Days 90 F - 114 Days                               Rank: 23rd Highest  ;  Highest = 151 Days 2011
       Longest Consecutive Days 90 F - 41, 23 Days            Record: 92 Days: May 19th - August 18th 1953
       #  Days 100 F - 29 Days                           Rank: 10th Highest ;  Normal = 14.41 Days
      Longest Consecutive Days 100 F - 11, 5,  4 Days      Record: 14 Days 1998 and 2011
       #  Days 105 F - 0 Days                                       Record : 18 days in 2011
       Longest Consecutive Days 105 F - 0 Days      Record : 9 Days in 2012
       #  Days Max  32 F or less - 6 Days      Rank 7th Most (Tie)    Record : 11 Days in 1985
      Consecutive Max 32 F or less - 3, 2 Days      3 Days: Dec 31st 2014 - January 2nd 2015 
       #  Days Min   32 F or less - 51 Days      Rank: 13th Least  (Tied) 
       Consecutive Mins 32 F or less - 16 Days      Comparison: 25 Days is ranked 2nd in 2007 
       #  Days Min 20 F or Less - 5 Days      Average = 8.66 Days
       #  Days Consecutive Min 20 F or less - 2 Day   
       #  Days Max  20 F or less -  0 Days      Record: 2 Days 2011 and previous years
       First Freeze :  November 21st -  29 F      Average First Freeze:  November 13th
       First Moderate Freeze: November 22nd - 25 F      Average First Moderate Freeze - November 24th
       First Severe Freeze:     December 18th   - 24 F      Average First Severe Freeze - December 4th
       Last Freeze :  March 7th  - 31 F      Average Last Freeze -  March 29th
       Last Moderate Freeze:  February 26th  - 27 F      Average Last Moderate Freeze - March 19th
       Last Severe Freeze:     March 6th - 24 F      Average Last Severe Freeze - March 2nd
       # Days Minimum 5 F or less - 0 Days  
       Most Consecutive Dry Days - 17, 14, 14, 13, 13     81 Days: Ranked 1st
       Most Consecutive Days Trace or Dry - 17, 16, 15, 13      103 Days: Ranked 1st 1950 ;  Oct 20 1950 - Jan 30 1951 
       Most Consecutive Days Trace or more Precip - 6, 4     Record: 14 days 1995, 1986
       Most Consecutive Days .01 or more Precip -  4, 4     Record 11 Days 1986    
   Most Consecutive Days Trace or more Snowfall -  3 Days     Dec 31st  2014 - Jan 2nd 2015 :  0.1 " Total Snowfall   
   Most Consecutive Days .1 or more Snowfall - 2, 2  Days     Dec 26th -28th : 7.6 " :  Jan 22nd - 23rd : 2.4 "
       2 Record or tie Warm Daily Maximum Temperature   
         5 Record or tie Cold Daily Maximum Temperature   
         5 Record or tie Warm Minimum Temperature   
         2 Record or tie Cold Minimum Temperature   
        6 Daily Precipitation Records   
        3 Record Daily Snowfalls       7.6 " December 27th :  3rd Highest Daily Snowfall Ever
        2nd Coolest  June  -  75.3 F       Coolest  June:  75.0 F in  1941
        4th Wettest January  -  2.43 "       Wettest  January:  4.99 " in   2011
        6th Wettest March  - 1.65 "       Wettest March : 2.86 "  in 1970
        8th Wettest October - 4.00 "        Wettest October : 7.45 "  in  1986
        4th Highest December Snowfall - 7.6 "        Most December Snowfall : 9.8 "  in 1998
        5th Warmest Fall  - 67.5 F        Warmest Fall : 68.3 F in 1998
        6th Wettest Spring  - 6.30 "        Wettest Spring : 12.43 " in 1941
        3rd Highest Daily Snowfall - December 27th - 7.6 "       Highest Daily Snowfall : 10.6 " January 9th 2012