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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1005 AM EDT MON MAY 1 2017

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...THE FAYETTEVILLE REGL AIRPORT NC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1910 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   04/12/1930
 LOW               22   04/10/1996
HIGHEST            92   04/28                         91
LOWEST             38   04/08                         31
AVG. MAXIMUM     79.9              74.9     5.0     74.6
AVG. MINIMUM     57.9              50.4     7.5     50.5
MEAN             68.9              62.7     6.2     62.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      4                                  1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  2
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.37   1918
TOTALS           4.26              2.82    1.44     3.53
DAYS >= .01        10
DAYS >= .10         4
DAYS >= .50         2
DAYS >= 1.00        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.74   04/24 TO 04/24

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      44               138     -94      139
 SINCE 7/1       2015              2707    -692     2142
COOLING TOTAL     167                67     100       73
 SINCE 1/1        218                83     135      135
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/230    DATE  04/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/220    DATE  04/06

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           18
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      1

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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A DAILY RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 72 DEGREES WAS SET AT
FAYETTEVILLE REGL AIRPORT ON APRIL 30. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS
RECORD OF 69, SET IN 1991.

A DAILY RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 73 DEGREES WAS SET AT
FAYETTEVILLE REGL AIRPORT ON APRIL 29. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS
RECORD OF 67, SET IN 1991.

A DAILY RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 73 DEGREES WAS SET AT
FAYETTEVILLE REGL AIRPORT ON APRIL 28. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS
RECORD OF 67, SET IN 2011.

A RECORD DAILY RAINFALL OF 2.74 INCHES WAS SET AT FAYETTEVILLE REGL
AIRPORT ON APRIL 24. THIS BROKE THE OLD RECORD OF 0.96 INCHES, SET
IN 1928.

A DAILY RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 68 DEGREES WAS SET AT
FAYETTEVILLE REGL AIRPORT ON APRIL 21. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS
RECORD OF 67, SET IN 1995.

A DAILY RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 63 DEGREES WAS REACHED AT
FAYETTEVILLE REGL AIRPORT ON APRIL 4. THIS TIED THE PREVIOUS RECORD,
SET IN 1977.

THE APRIL MEAN TEMPERATURE OF 68.9 DEGREES IS THE WARMEST ON RECORD.
THE OLD RECORD WAS 66.8 FROM 1945.

A MONTHLY HIGH MINIUMUM TEMPERATURE OF 73 DEGREES WAS SET ON APRIL 28
AND APRIL 29. THE OLD RECORD WAS 72 DEGREES SET ON APRIL 15, 1922.


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