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Benton Harbor (SWMREC) Heat Stress Summary Assist Chart (Report issued 10/31/2014 7:57 )

Year Degree Days Base 40 F
Number of days with DD > 35
Degree Days Base 40 F
Total DD
Temperatures greater than 90 F
Number of hours
Temperatures greater than 90 F
Number of days
Night temperatures greater than 70 F (10 PM - 8 AM)
Number of hours
Night temperatures greater than 70 F (10 PM - 8 AM)
Number of days
Rainfall (in.) Time period assessed
2014 0 152 0 0 2 1 0.64 10/17 to 10/31/2014
Missing temperature data: 10/31 (17 hours)
Missing rainfall data: 10/31 (17 hours)
2013 0 96 0 0 0 0 4.43 10/17 to 10/31/2014
2012 0 174 0 0 0 0 4.01 10/17 to 10/31/2014
2011 0 110 0 0 0 0 3.45 10/17 to 10/31/2014
2010 0 179 0 0 0 0 1.13 10/17 to 10/31/2014
2009 0 160 0 0 0 0 4.69 10/17 to 10/31/2014
Average of 5 years, not including current year 0 144 0 0 0 0 3.54 2009 to 2013