Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
844 AM EST THU FEB 1 2018

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...THE WILMINGTON NC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              82   01/31/1975
 LOW                5   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            72   01/23                         77  01/13
                        01/11
LOWEST             11   01/06                         16  01/09
AVG. MAXIMUM     52.6              56.4    -3.8     61.3
AVG. MINIMUM     30.3              35.6    -5.3     41.4
MEAN             41.5              46.0    -4.5     51.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      2               0.3     1.7        1
DAYS MIN <= 32     19              11.8     7.2        6
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.22   1991
 MINIMUM         0.45   1951
TOTALS           6.82              3.76    3.06     4.22
DAILY AVG.       0.22              0.12    0.10     0.14
DAYS >= .01         9              10.2    -1.2       10
DAYS >= .10         7               6.4     0.6        5
DAYS >= .50         4               2.6     1.4        3
DAYS >= 1.00        2               1.0     1.0        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.98   01/12 TO 01/12

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            8.6   1912
 24 HR TOTAL      8.4   01/13/1912 TO 01/13/1912
TOTALS            3.8               0.4     3.4        T
SINCE 7/1         3.8               1.2     2.6        T
DAYS >= TRACE       4               0.3     3.7        1
DAYS >= 1.0         1               0.2     0.8        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         4   01/04                          0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      3.4   01/03 TO 01/03

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     724               591     133      417
COOLING TOTAL       1                 2      -1        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/339
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/330    DATE  01/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/330    DATE  01/04

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           20
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              6
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               2
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                4     SLEET                      1
FOG                      10     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
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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