IEM Daily Feature
Wednesday, 17 April 2013

Net days above average

Posted: 17 Apr 2013 04:40 AM

Our weather has been on the cold side of average for much of the past two months. The featured chart shows the accumulated net number of days with a high temperature above average for Ames. The comparison between 2013 and 2012 ends around 17 February as about every day after that was above average in 2012 and most have been below this year. For this metric, 2012 was the most extreme year for net number of days above while 1979 had the most below. 1947 has the closest fit to this year and is shown as well. The cold weather looks to continue into next week.

Good = 87
Bad = 9

Tags:   2012   2013   1979