Automated Data Plotter

This application dynamically generates many types of graphs. These graphs are derived from processing of various data sources done by the IEM. Please feel free to use these generated graphics in whatever way you wish.


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This chart displays the number of hourly observations each month that reported measurable precipitation. Sites are able to report trace amounts, but those reports are not considered in hopes of making the long term climatology comparable.

Based on a sampling of recent timings for this application, plot generation time has averaged 6 seconds. Hold on for the plot is generating now!


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