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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI, FL
1008 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE FORT LAUDERDALE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1839 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             100   08/04/1944
 LOW               66   08/20/1981
                        08/17/1974
                        08/04/1937
HIGHEST            94   08/24                         90
LOWEST             73   08/15                         73
AVG. MAXIMUM     91.9              90.4     1.5     88.6
AVG. MINIMUM     79.2              78.8     0.4     78.4
MEAN             85.6              84.6     1.0     83.5
DAYS MAX >= 90     29                                  8
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        15.48   1995
 MINIMUM         0.98   1987
TOTALS           5.71              7.44   -1.73     2.04
DAILY AVG.       0.18              0.24   -0.06     0.07
DAYS >= .01        16                                 18
DAYS >= .10         8                                  6
DAYS >= .50         4                                  1
DAYS >= 1.00        3                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.43   08/14 TO 08/15              0.66

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     644               607      37      582
 SINCE 1/1       3310              3166     144     3047
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/130    DATE  08/03
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/150    DATE  08/03

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             10     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      2

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

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...............DATA FOR HOLLYWOOD...AUGUST 2014................
.....NORMALS USED FOR COMPARISON ARE FORT LAUDERDALE (FLL).....

...TEMPERATURE DATA...

AVERAGE FOR THE MONTH .... 84.2 OR 0.4 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.
AVERAGE MAXIMUM .......... 90.7 OR 0.3 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.
AVERAGE MINIMUM .......... 77.8 OR 1.0 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH: 93 DEGREES ON THE 30TH.
LOWEST  TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH: 72 DEGREES ON THE  4TH.


...PRECIPITATION...

TOTAL FOR THE MONTH  3.80 INCHES OR 3.64 INCHES BELOW NORMAL.
TOTAL FOR THE YEAR  42.75 INCHES OR 1.68 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.
GREATEST 24-HOUR PERIOD RAINFALL 1.85 INCHES ON THE 4TH.

NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.01 INCHES OR MORE ...  6.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.10 INCHES OR MORE ...  6.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.50 INCHES OR MORE ...  3.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 1.00 INCHES OR MORE ...  1.

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