Advanced Search

Bookmark and Share

Export to excel
All Abstracts > Statistical Abstract of the United States > 2002 Edition > Geography and Environment > Sunshine, Average Wind Speed, Mean Number of Days Minimum Temperature Below 32 Degrees Fahrenheit, and Average Relative Humidity--Selected Cities > Minneapolis/st. Paul
Table 369

Sunshine, Average Wind Speed, Mean Number of Days Minimum Temperature Below 32 Degrees Fahrenheit, and Average Relative Humidity--Selected Cities

Minneapolis/st. Paul

Airport data, except as noted. For period of record through 2000, except as noted. M=morning. A=afternoonHeating and Cooling Degree Days Degree day data are used to estimate amounts of energy required to maintain comfortable indoor temperature levels. Daily values are computed from each days mean  Read more...
 
2000
Sunshine, Average Wind Speed, Mean Number of Days Minimum Temperature Below 32 Degrees Fahrenheit, and Average Relative Humidity--Selected Cities 
Minneapolis/st. PaulAnnualAverage Percentage Of Possible Sunshine154
Average Relative Humidity2AnnualA62
M79
JanA68
M75
JulyA58
M81
Length Of Record (yr.)41
Average Wind Speed (m.p.h)Jan10.5
Feb10.4
Mar11.3
Apr12.2
May11.1
June10.4
July9.4
Aug9.2
Sept10.0
Oct10.6
Nov11.0
Dec10.4
Annual10.5
Length Of Record (yr.)62
Cooling Degree Days3682
Heating Degree Days37,981
Length Of Record (yr.)Average Percentage Of Possible Sunshine157
Footnotes
1 Percent of days that are either clear or partly cloudy.
2 Percent
3 Based on standard 30-year period, 1961 through 1990.
Source

U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Comparative Climatic Data, annual.

<http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/ol/climate/climateproducts.html>

 
 Search | Home | All Abstracts | Random Facts 
Contact Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Statement

Information on Facster.com is presented "as is" with absolutely no warranties as to accuracy or fitness for any purpose whatsoever.
Facster™ is a registered trademark. © 2014 Facster.com