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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1143 AM EDT MON MAY 1 2017

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...THE WORCESTER MA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              91   04/19/1976
                        04/20/1941
 LOW                9   04/01/1923
HIGHEST            83   04/11
LOWEST             30   04/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     58.6              55.1     3.5
AVG. MINIMUM     40.5              37.0     3.5
MEAN             49.6              46.0     3.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3
DAYS MIN <= 32      4               7.1    -3.1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.79   1987
 MINIMUM         0.75   2001
TOTALS           4.75              4.11    0.64
DAYS >= .01        15              12.4     2.6
DAYS >= .10         6               7.5    -1.5
DAYS >= .50         4               2.6     1.4
DAYS >= 1.00        2               1.0     1.0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.17   04/06 TO 04/06

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           21.0   1987
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS            2.9               2.8     0.1
SINCE 7/1        78.3              64.1    14.2
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        MM
 24 HR TOTAL      2.9   04/01 TO 04/01

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     463               571    -108
 SINCE 7/1       5820              6347    -527
COOLING TOTAL      10                 3       7
 SINCE 1/1         10                 3       7
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.5
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/269
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/290    DATE  04/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    42/280    DATE  04/29

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              5
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         12

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     65

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      8
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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