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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
811 AM EDT MON AUG 1 2016

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...THE DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON SC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1870 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             103   07/22/1977
                        07/06/1902
 LOW               61   07/04/1933
HIGHEST            96   07/29                         96  07/22
                        07/08
LOWEST             74   07/01                         71  07/02
AVG. MAXIMUM     90.3              87.6     2.7     89.0
AVG. MINIMUM     79.6              76.9     2.7     77.2
MEAN             85.0              82.2     2.8     83.1
DAYS MAX >= 90     20              10.5     9.5        9
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)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        23.75   1964
 MINIMUM         0.54   1986
TOTALS           2.67              5.40   -2.73     1.68
DAYS >= .01         8              11.4    -3.4        8
DAYS >= .10         5               7.6    -2.6        3
DAYS >= .50         3               3.6    -0.6        1
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.8    -0.8        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.17   07/01

DEGREE_DAYS
COOLING TOTAL     626               535      91      569
 SINCE 1/1       1553              1321     232     1506
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    22/020
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    33/310



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

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RECORDS ESTABLISHED THIS MONTH IN DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON:

*3RD ALL-TIME WARMEST MONTH ON RECORD
*2ND WARMEST JULY ON RECORD
*JUL 3 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 81 DEGREES
*JUL 5 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 82 DEGREES
*JUL 8 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 83 DEGREES
*JUL 11 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 82 DEGREES
*JUL 14 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 82 DEGREES
*JUL 25 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 82 DEGREES
*JUL 30 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 83 DEGREES
*JUL 31 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 84 DEGREES

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