Weather

Climate Data Almanac for May 01

Latitude:44° 53.000′ N    Longitude:63° 31.000′ W    Elevation:145.40 m
Climate ID:8202250    WMO ID:71395    TC ID:YHZ

Average Maximum Temperature    11.8 °C
Average Minimum Temperature    2.0 °C
Frequency of Precipitation    45 %
Highest Temperature (1953-2012)    23.9 °C (1998)
Lowest Temperature (1953-2012)    -2.8 °C (1964)
Greatest Precipitation (1953-2012)    56.3 mm (2005)
Greatest Rainfall (1953-2012)    56.3 mm (2005)
Greatest Snowfall (1953-2012)    1.3 cm (1966)

Event Year Max Temp
°C
Min Temp
°C
Mean Temp
°C
Total Rain
mm
Total Snow
cm
Total Precip
mm
Snow on Grnd
cm
Dir of Max Gust
10’s Deg
Spd of Max Gust
km/h
2016 15.2 0.0 7.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 18 37
2015 8.5 0.1 4.3 T 0.0 T 0 2 33
2014 8.2 -0.7 3.8 1.9 0.0 1.9 0 13 54
2013 18.8 5.1 12.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 1 46
2012 12.4 -1.6 5.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 19 33
2011 8.9 2.6 5.8 T 0.0 T 0 2 56
2010 12.5 2.8 7.7 T 0.0 T 0 32E 46E
2009 10.4 2.8 6.6 3.7 0.0 3.7 0 20E 85E
2008 4.9 1.9 3.4 3.5 T 3.5 0 33E 37E
2007 6.8 1.6 4.2 4.2 0.0 4.2 0 31E 41E
2006 13.7 3.7 8.7 4.0 0.0 4.0 0
2005 13.2 7.1 10.2 56.3 0.0 56.3 0

In 2004, the weather was warm and clear on the first day of the adventure with heavy fog rolling in about midnight.  The night was cool with heavy fog lasting to morning.

In 2003, the weather was warm and clear on the first day of competition with fog and heavy rain moving in over night and into the morning and afternoon of the second day.

In 2002, the weather was cool and clear. A beautiful full moon permitted easy night time travel.

In the 2001 SAR Challenge the weather was warm with snow flurries and a heavy frost falling overnight.