Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
847 AM EDT THU JUN 1 2017

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...THE FAYETTEVILLE REGL AIRPORT NC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1910 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             102   05/29/1941
                        05/28/1941
                        05/23/1941
 LOW               32   05/29/1942
HIGHEST            96   05/20                         90
LOWEST             47   05/08                         47
AVG. MAXIMUM     84.8              82.4     2.4     80.2
AVG. MINIMUM     62.2              58.9     3.3     60.5
MEAN             73.5              70.6     2.9     70.4
DAYS MAX >= 90     11                                  1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.24   1946
TOTALS           5.28              3.24    2.04     5.19
DAYS >= .01        11
DAYS >= .10         6
DAYS >= .50         3
DAYS >= 1.00        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.61   05/23 TO 05/23

DEGREE_DAYS
COOLING TOTAL     285               201      84      201
 SINCE 1/1        503               284     219      336
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/300    DATE  05/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/290    DATE  05/29

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           21
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              5
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      15     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.

&&

A RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 70 DEGREES WAS SET AT THE
FAYETTEVILLE REGIONAL AIRPORT ON MAY 1ST. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS
RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 66 DEGREES SET IN 2012.

A RECORD RAINFALL OF 1.45 INCHES WAS SET ON MAY 24TH AT
FAYETTEVILLE REGIONAL AIRPORT. THIS BROKE THE OLD RECORD OF 0.97
INCHES SET IN 1916.

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