Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
105 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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...THE GALVESTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1875 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              95   04/27/2011
 LOW               38   04/08/1938

HIGHEST            81   04/30        MM      MM       83  04/23
                        04/28
                        04/22
LOWEST             54   04/03        MM      MM       57  04/29

AVG. MAXIMUM     76.5              75.9     0.6     77.1
AVG. MINIMUM     65.6              64.4     1.2     67.7
MEAN             71.1              70.1     1.0     72.4

DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.04   1904
 MINIMUM         0.00   1984

TOTALS           5.75              3.05    2.70     5.30
DAILY AVG.       0.19              0.10    0.09     0.18

DAYS >= .01         7                MM      MM       11
DAYS >= .10         5                MM      MM        8
DAYS >= .50         4                MM      MM        5
DAYS >= 1.00        2                MM      MM        2

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
TOTALS            0.0                MM      MM      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   04/30 TO 04/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       6                18     -12        0
 SINCE 7/1        745              1009    -264     1182
COOLING TOTAL     195               173      22      231
 SINCE 1/1        304               243      61      283
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/030    DATE  04/01
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    42/350    DATE  04/13

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     82

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      6

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

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