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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
224 AM PDT FRI SEP 1 2017

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...THE SOUTH LAKE TAHOE CA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST
2017...


THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR AUGUST 2017 AT SOUTH LAKE TAHOE WAS 64.0
DEGREES WHICH IS 3.7 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE
FOR AUGUST WAS 89 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 2ND AND THE 1ST. THE
LOWEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 39 DEGREES WHICH WAS RECORDED
ON THE 13TH AND THE 12TH.

FOR AUGUST 2017 0.54 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED AT SOUTH
LAKE TAHOE. THIS IS 0.09 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 3.9 MPH. THE PEAK WIND GUST
FOR THE MONTH WAS 31 MPH FROM THE SOUTH WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 28TH.


CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1968 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   08/09/1981
                        08/08/1981
 LOW               24   08/24/1973
HIGHEST            89   08/02        96      -7
                        08/01
LOWEST             39   08/13        24      15
                        08/12
AVG. MAXIMUM     81.5              80.3     1.2
AVG. MINIMUM     46.5              40.2     6.3
MEAN             64.0              60.3     3.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               1.0    -1.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               2.5    -2.5
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           0.54              0.45    0.09
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.01    0.01
DAYS >= .01         2                MM      MM
DAYS >= .10         1                MM      MM
DAYS >= .50         0                MM      MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.46   08/06 TO 08/06
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00                MM      MM
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      49               158    -109
 SINCE 7/1         96               296    -200
COOLING TOTAL      27                11      16
 SINCE 1/1         75                30      45

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        09/16
LATEST                          05/18
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/190    DATE  08/30
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    31/180    DATE  08/28

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     55

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