Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
545 PM EST MON FEB 2 2015

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...THE BOSTON MA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              72   01/26/1950
 LOW              -13   01/24/1882
HIGHEST            52   01/04
LOWEST             -1   01/08
AVG. MAXIMUM     33.1              35.8    -2.7
AVG. MINIMUM     19.0              22.2    -3.2
MEAN             26.1              29.0    -2.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32     13              10.9     2.1
DAYS MIN <= 32     29              25.6     3.4
DAYS MIN <= 0       1               0.4     0.6

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.55   1979
 MINIMUM         0.61   1989
TOTALS           3.57              3.36    0.21
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.11    0.01
DAYS >= .01        13              11.3     1.7
DAYS >= .10         8               6.5     1.5
DAYS >= .50         4               2.4     1.6
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.7    -0.7
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.08   01/03 TO 01/04

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           43.3   2005
 SNOW DEPTH        31   01/11/1996
TOTALS           34.3              12.9    21.4
SINCE 7/1        37.2              23.2    14.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     MM
DAYS >= 1.0         5               3.6     1.4
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        MM
 24 HR TOTAL     22.1   01/27 TO 01/27

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1198              1116      82
 SINCE 7/1       3034              3110     -76
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.4
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   8/281
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/280    DATE  01/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/270    DATE  01/05

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            7
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             15
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     62

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                4     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       6
LIGHT SNOW               14     SLEET                      2
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      4

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

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