Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
450 PM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE CHARLESTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1901 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             108   08/06/1918
 LOW               41   08/29/1965
HIGHEST            89   08/31        MM      MM       91  08/30
                        08/19
                        08/17
LOWEST             54   08/28        MM      MM       53  08/16
                        08/27
AVG. MAXIMUM     84.1              84.2    -0.1     82.9
AVG. MINIMUM     62.3              64.5    -2.2     63.6
MEAN             73.2              74.3    -1.1     73.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               5.3    -5.3        1
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        10.54   1958
 MINIMUM         0.28   2012
TOTALS           3.40              3.74   -0.34     4.05
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.12   -0.01     0.13
DAYS >= .01         7              10.3    -3.3       12
DAYS >= .10         5               6.5    -1.5        8
DAYS >= .50         2               2.8    -0.8        4
DAYS >= 1.00        2               1.0     1.0        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.54   08/17 TO 08/18           08/21 TO 08/22
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE       0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31           08/31 TO 08/31
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 2      -2        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 2      -2        0
COOLING TOTAL     266               292     -26      264
 SINCE 1/1       1071               946     125      907
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              2.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/263
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/360    DATE  08/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/360    DATE  08/10

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            6
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             20
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      26     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
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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