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Benton Harbor (SWMREC) Heat Stress Summary Assist Chart (Report issued 4/28/2015 14:12 )

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
2015 0 126 0 0 0 0 0.62 4/14 to 4/28/2015
Missing temperature data: 4/28 (11 hours)
Missing rainfall data: 4/28 (11 hours)
2014 0 126 0 0 0 0 0.79 4/14 to 4/28/2015
2013 0 122 0 0 0 0 3.42 4/14 to 4/28/2015
2012 0 143 0 0 1 1 1.5 4/14 to 4/28/2015
Missing temperature data: 4/17 (3 hours), 4/21 (7 hours), 4/24 to 4/26 (22 hours)
Missing rainfall data: 4/17 (3 hours), 4/21 (7 hours), 4/24 to 4/26 (22 hours)
2011 0 94 0 0 0 0 4.78 4/14 to 4/28/2015
2010 0 160 0 0 1 1 0.49 4/14 to 4/28/2015
Average of 5 years, not including current year 0 129 0 0 0.4 0.4 2.2 2010 to 2014