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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
1031 AM EST SUN JAN 1 2017

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...THE POUGHKEEPSIE NY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1949 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            98   07/22                         97  09/08
LOWEST             -6   02/14                        -14  02/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     64.4              61.1     3.3     62.7
AVG. MINIMUM     41.5              38.5     3.0     39.6
MEAN             53.0              49.8     3.2     51.1
DAYS MAX >= 90     31              14.1    16.9       21
DAYS MAX <= 32     16              24.5    -8.5       38
DAYS MIN <= 32    132             141.5    -9.5      125
DAYS MIN <= 0       2               5.2    -3.2       15

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        62.01   2011
 MINIMUM        24.52   1964
TOTALS          33.12             46.53  -13.41    29.82
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.13   -0.04     0.08
DAYS >= .01       109             125.3   -16.3      113
DAYS >= .10        65              81.2   -16.2       70
DAYS >= .50        20              30.5   -10.5       21
DAYS >= 1.00        5              10.9    -5.9        4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.45   02/24 TO 02/25

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5341              6210    -869     5862
 SINCE 7/1       2186              2329    -143      988
COOLING TOTAL    1053               671     382      964
 SINCE 1/1       1053               672     381      964

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/15/1963
 LATEST       05/25/1949
EARLIEST                        10/09
LATEST                          04/29
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/310    DATE  07/25
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/230    DATE  02/24


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             21     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               26     RAIN                      53
LIGHT RAIN              105     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN          3     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       7
LIGHT SNOW               30     SLEET                      0
FOG                     139     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     18
HAZE                     56

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

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RECORDS FOR POUGHKEEPSIE DATE BACK TO 1949...HOWEVER DATA IS
MISSING FROM JANUARY 1993 THROUGH JULY 2000



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