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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY FL
1125 AM EDT MON JUN 1 2015

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...THE SARASOTA BRADENTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1911 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
ALL-TIME MAY RECORD
 HIGH              98   05/28/1953
 LOW               45   05/11/1923
                        05/16/1917

MAY 2015
HIGHEST            93   05/23        MM      MM       92  05/14
LOWEST             61   05/08        MM      MM       58  05/04
                        05/04
                        05/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     88.0              85.6     2.4     86.7
AVG. MINIMUM     68.2              67.2     1.0     68.3
MEAN             78.1              76.4     1.7     77.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      9               2.9     6.1        6
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)
ALL-TIME MAY RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.39   1991
 MINIMUM            T   2007

MAY 2015
TOTALS           4.80              2.21    2.59     7.05
DAILY AVG.       0.15              0.07    0.08     0.23
DAYS >= .01        11                MM      MM        9
DAYS >= .10         7                MM      MM        9
DAYS >= .50         4                MM      MM        4
DAYS >= 1.00        2                MM      MM        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.48   05/17 TO 05/17
                        05/16 TO 05/17
                        05/17 TO 05/17

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1        470               477      -7      345
COOLING TOTAL     415               354      61      394
 SINCE 1/1       1040               751     289      812
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/140    DATE  05/25
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/120    DATE  05/25

SKY COVER (DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CLOUDS ABOVE 12000 FEET)
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           31
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              0
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             14     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      4
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REMARKS
THE MAY 2015 MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 78.1 DEGREES TIES
WITH 2002...1953...1949 AND 1933 AS THE 12TH WARMEST MAY SINCE
RECORDS BEGAN IN 1911. THE WARMEST MAY HAD AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
OF 80.7 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED IN 1995.

THE MAY 2015 MONTHLY RAINFALL TOTAL OF 4.80 INCHES RANKS AS THE
14TH WETTEST MAY SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1911.


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

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