Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
418 PM EDT FRI APR 1 2016

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...THE SAVANNAH GA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              94   03/23/1907
 LOW               20   03/03/1980
                        03/06/1960
HIGHEST            87   03/16                         87  03/11
                        03/15
LOWEST             39   03/22                         33  03/07
                        03/05
                        03/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     76.3              70.9     5.4     72.8
AVG. MINIMUM     53.6              47.6     6.0     51.1
MEAN             65.0              59.2     5.8     62.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               1.2    -1.2        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.18   1872
 MINIMUM         0.04   1925
TOTALS           5.01              3.73    1.28     2.02
DAYS >= .01        10               7.7     2.3       10
DAYS >= .10         5               5.3    -0.3        7
DAYS >= .50         1               2.5    -1.5        0
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.3    -0.3        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.99   03/27 TO 03/28

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   0
                        0
                        0
TOTALS            0.0                 T     0.0
SINCE 7/1           T               0.3    -0.3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     100               210    -110      144
 SINCE 7/1       1169              1727    -558
COOLING TOTAL     106                32      74       58
 SINCE 1/1        127                42      85
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    25/160
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    34/150


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      3

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

&&

RECORDS ESTABLISHED DURING THE MONTH:

*MAR 13 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 66 DEGREES
*MAR 15 - RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 87 DEGREES
*MAR 16 - RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 87 DEGREES
*MAR 27 - RECORD PRECIPITATION OF 3.98 INCHES

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