STATION:  ALBUQUERQUE INTL SUNPORT AIRPORT (KABQ), NM

CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY.  Period of Record: Jul 1996 to Dec 2008

Summaries based on unedited daily ASOS data.  Errors may be present.

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TEMPERATURE (F)     |   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec |   Year
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Avg Max Temp        |  48.6  53.2  61.9  69.6  80.6  89.6  91.0  88.1  81.9  69.8  57.5  47.2 |   69.9
Avg Min Temp        |  26.6  29.9  35.9  43.0  53.0  61.6  66.8  65.0  58.3  46.2  34.8  26.4 |   45.6
Avg Temperature     |  37.6  41.5  48.9  56.3  66.8  75.6  78.9  76.6  70.1  58.0  46.2  36.8 |   57.8
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Extremes:           |                                                                         |
    Extreme Max Temp|    67    73    82    86    97   102   104    97    93    89    74    64 |    104
                    |                                                                         |
    Date of Ext-Day |    17    28    20    26    23    29    14    13    04    01    01    02 |
               -Year|  2000  2006  2004  2000  2000  1998  2003  1996  2000  2000  2003  2003 |
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    Extreme Min Temp|     0    14    16    25    30    45    58    52    41    25    16     8 |      0
                    |                                                                         |
    Date of Ext-Day |    08    12    02    12    02    05    05    25    21    27    30    31 |
               -Year|  2002  1999  2002  1997  2008  1999  2004  2004  2006  1997  2004  2006 |
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Heating Degree Days |   849   663   500   264    57     3     0     0    18   231   565   873 |   4022
Cooling Degree Days |     0     0     0     4   113   322   431   358   172    14     0     0 |   1414
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Avg Number of Days: |                                                                         |
    Max Temp >= 90  |   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   3.6  16.6  21.1  13.8   1.9   0.0   0.0   0.0 |   56.9
    Max Temp >= 75  |   0.0   0.0   1.8  10.3  25.0  29.6  30.8  30.8  26.0  10.4   0.0   0.0 |  164.7
    Max Temp <= 32  |   1.1   0.1   0.1   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   1.0 |    2.3
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    Min Temp <= 32  |  25.5  18.8   8.8   1.5   0.1   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.8   9.6  25.9 |   91.1
    Min Temp <= 20  |   4.9   1.8   0.7   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.4   5.0 |   12.8
    Min Temp  <= 0  |   0.1   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0 |    0.1
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Avg Dew Point Temp  |  19.1  19.2  20.5  22.7  29.1  35.6  49.8  50.8  42.6  33.7  23.7  18.6 |   30.5
Avg Wet Bulb Temp   |  30.5  32.9  37.2  41.8  48.8  54.5  61.1  60.7  54.8  46.0  36.6  29.9 |   44.6
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Avg Sea Level Pres  | 30.10 30.05 29.98 29.93 29.86 29.86 29.88 29.91 29.91 29.98 30.08 30.11 |  29.97
(Inches of Mercury) |                                                                         |
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WEATHER             |   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec |   Year
See disclaimer below|                                                                         |
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Avg Number of Days: |                                                                         |
    Thunderstorms   |   0.1   0.4   1.2   1.7   3.2   6.0  10.6   9.3   4.3   2.8   0.6   0.0 |   40.4
    Heavy Fog       |   1.3   0.4   0.8   0.2   0.1   0.0   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.5   0.5   1.2 |    5.2
    Fog             |   4.9   3.4   3.8   2.3   0.8   0.9   2.2   2.5   1.4   3.8   3.0   3.3 |   32.4
    Hail            |   0.2   0.3   0.4   0.5   0.2   0.2   0.3   0.2   0.1   0.3   0.2   0.3 |    3.3
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PRECIPITATION (In)  |   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec |   Year
                    |                                                                         |
Average Monthly     |  0.32  0.54  0.76  0.74  0.32  0.51  1.71  1.42  0.93  1.09  0.49  0.45 |   9.29
                    |                                                                         |
Maximum Daily       |  0.56  0.90  1.45  1.92  0.71  0.74  1.19  1.15  0.84  1.47  0.51  0.67 |   1.92
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    Date of Ext-Day |    27    23    15    03    16    29    23    22    29    09    22    29 |
               -Year|  2005  2004  1998  2004  2007  2006  2004  1997  2005  2006  2004  2006 |
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Avg Number of Days: |                                                                         |
    >= 0.01         |   3.8   4.2   4.6   3.0   2.8   3.6   9.1   8.6   5.4   5.5   3.6   3.2 |   57.2
    >= 0.10         |   1.2   1.5   2.1   1.9   0.8   1.5   4.4   4.1   2.3   3.0   1.5   1.5 |   25.9
    >= 0.25         |   0.2   0.7   1.1   1.1   0.3   0.8   2.2   1.8   1.5   1.4   0.8   0.6 |   12.3
    >= 0.50         |   0.1   0.2   0.3   0.3   0.2   0.2   0.9   0.8   0.5   0.5   0.1   0.1 |    4.3
    >= 1.00         |   0.0   0.0   0.1   0.1   0.0   0.0   0.2   0.1   0.0   0.2   0.0   0.0 |    0.6
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WIND (MPH)          |   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec |   Year
                    |                                                                         |
Daily Avg Wind Speed|   6.9   8.0   8.9  10.5   9.5   9.4   8.2   7.8   7.5   7.6   7.0   6.9 |    8.2
Daily Avg Max 2-Min |  18.2  21.3  23.8  27.0  25.8  27.4  26.5  24.1  21.5  20.3  18.4  18.4 |   22.7
Daily Avg Peak Gust |  22.0  25.4  28.9  33.1  31.9  33.6  31.7  28.7  26.2  24.5  22.2  22.1 |   27.5
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Maximum Daily Avg   |  27.8  30.5  27.6  31.0  25.3  23.9  18.0  19.3  18.5  24.5  22.4  21.9 |   31.0
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Maximum 2-Minute Avg|    49    47    49    47    48    53    46    51    43    48    51    51 |     53
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Date of Max 2min-Day|    06    28    31    29    22    02    29    08    18    25    22    22 |
               -Year|  2003  2000  2000  1999  1999  2004  2000  2000  2000  1996  2003  1997 |
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Maximum Peak Gust   |    58    59    58    62    64    63    56    61    53    58    61    57 |     64
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Date of Max Gust-Day|    06    28    22    15    09    02    21    08    18    11    22    22 |
               -Year|  2003  2000  2000  2003  2001  2004  2000  2000  2000  2008  2003  1997 |
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Avg Number of Days: |                                                                         |
   Peak Gust >=30   |   6.0   8.8  14.8  19.2  18.5  19.6  17.8  13.7  10.7   9.5   7.1   7.0 |  152.8
   Peak Gust >=40   |   1.8   3.1   4.3   7.4   5.8   7.2   6.3   3.0   1.5   2.1   1.9   2.1 |   46.5
   Peak Gust >=50   |   0.3   0.4   0.8   1.2   1.3   1.8   0.8   0.5   0.2   0.2   0.3   0.5 |    8.3
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   Max 2-Minute >=30|   3.4   5.0   8.2  11.3   9.4  12.0  10.7   6.9   4.1   4.2   3.6   0.0 |   78.7
   Max 2-Minute >=40|   0.3   0.8   1.4   1.9   1.2   1.8   1.0   0.9   0.3   0.4   0.5   0.0 |   10.6
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Observations of WEATHER may me innacurate due to early ASOS inconsistancies.  Average days
with Thunderstorms may be low due to early mis-detection.

Heavy Fog = Visibility less than or equal to 1/4 mile.
Fog = Visibility greater than 1/4 mile or less than 7 miles.
Peak Gust = Maximum 5-second average.
Snowfall data not observed at ASOS stations.

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