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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
946 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

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...THE DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON SC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1870 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              95   10/06/1919
 LOW               37   10/27/1926
                        10/30/1910
HIGHEST            88   10/11
LOWEST             52   10/23
AVG. MAXIMUM     79.0              74.6     4.4
AVG. MINIMUM     63.1              62.5     0.6
MEAN             71.0              68.6     2.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.2    -0.2
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.74   1959
 MINIMUM         0.00   2000
TOTALS           1.03              3.67   -2.64
DAYS >= .01         3               6.6    -3.6
DAYS >= .10         2               4.6    -2.6
DAYS >= .50         1               2.3    -1.3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.0    -1.0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.77   10/15

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      10                40     -30
 SINCE 7/1         MM                MM      MM
COOLING TOTAL     197               150      47
 SINCE 1/1         MM                MM      MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    20/010    DATE  10/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    26/020    DATE  10/19



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

&&

DUE TO AN EQUIPMENT FAILURE AT THE DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON WEATHER
SENSOR AT WATERFRONT PARK DURING THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER...SOME
CLIMATE DATA WAS INCOMPLETE.

RECORDS ESTABLISHED DURING THE MONTH:

*OCT 11 - RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 88 DEGREES
*OCT 12 - RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 86 DEGREES
*OCT 13 - RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 87 DEGREES

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