Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Little Rock, AR

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
512 PM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE NORTH LITTLE ROCK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
6/1/2015 TO 8/31/2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1975 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             111   08/03/2011
                        08/30/2000
 LOW               52   06/01/1993
HIGHEST           102   07/29        92      10       97  08/24
LOWEST             62   08/20        71      -9       61  07/18
                        06/02
                        06/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     91.4              90.8     0.6     86.7
AVG. MINIMUM     72.1              71.4     0.7     70.0
MEAN             81.7              81.1     0.6     78.4
DAYS MAX >= 90     61              53.9     7.1       27
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)
TOTALS           7.24              9.92   -2.68    13.32
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.11   -0.03     0.14
DAYS >= .01        18              24.1    -6.1       33
DAYS >= .10        10              16.2    -6.2       21
DAYS >= .50         6               6.6    -0.6       11
DAYS >= 1.00        3               2.9     0.1        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.61   08/22 TO 08/22

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL    1567              1481      86     1251
 SINCE 1/1       1850              1777      73     1515

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/20/1989
 LATEST       04/19/1983
EARLIEST                        11/13
LATEST                          03/19
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    17/MM     DATE   MM
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/MM     DATE  06/26

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          MM
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            MM
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY        MM


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               15     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.

&&

...DATA FOR NORTH LITTLE ROCK FOR SUMMER 2015...

.SUMMARY...
JULY WAS THE HOTTEST MONTH...AND JUNE WAS THE COOLEST. FOR THE FIRST
TIME SINCE 2013...NORTH LITTLE ROCK REACHED THE 100-DEGREE MARK...ON
TWO DAYS IN LATE JULY...AND TWO DAYS IN EARLY AUGUST.

RAINFALL WAS BELOW AVERAGE FOR THE FIRST SUMMER SINCE 2013.

.TEMPERATURES
THE AVERAGE HIGH...LOW...AND SEASONAL TEMPERATURES WERE THE WARMEST
SINCE 2012.

.RAINFALL...
IT WAS THE DRIEST SUMMER SINCE 2002...AND THE 11TH DRIEST ON RECORD.

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