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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1116 PM CST FRI FEB 2 2018

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...THE HOUSTON INTERCONTINENTAL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              84   01/26/1975
                        01/30/1911
 LOW                5   01/18/1930
HIGHEST            75   01/21        62      13       81  01/12
LOWEST             19   01/17        MM      MM       21  01/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     59.7              62.9    -3.2     69.4
AVG. MINIMUM     37.6              43.2    -5.6     50.4
MEAN             48.6              53.1    -4.5     59.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     10               3.7     6.3        3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        13.11   1891
 MINIMUM         0.07   1909
TOTALS           3.06              3.38   -0.32     6.09
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.11   -0.01     0.20
DAYS >= .01         9               9.6    -0.6       11
DAYS >= .10         5               5.4    -0.4        8
DAYS >= .50         3               2.3     0.7        4
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.0    -1.0        2

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            2.0   1973
TOTALS            0.1                 T     0.1      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.8               0.1     0.7      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.1   01/16 TO 01/16

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     503               385     118      212
 SINCE 7/1        978               924      54      529
COOLING TOTAL       5                15     -10       60
 SINCE 1/1          5                12      -7       60
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/040
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/360    DATE  01/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    42/320    DATE  01/11

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      2

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

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...THE HOUSTON/HOBBY AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1930 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              85   01/23/1972
 LOW                5   01/23/1940
HIGHEST            73   01/21        MM      MM       81  01/21
LOWEST             19   01/17        MM      MM       23  01/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     58.8              63.0    -4.2     69.8
AVG. MINIMUM     39.5              45.1    -5.6     51.6
MEAN             49.1              54.1    -5.0     60.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      9               2.1     6.9        3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.72   2007
 MINIMUM         0.37   2009
TOTALS           3.30              3.87   -0.57     4.07
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.12   -0.01     0.13
DAYS >= .01        11               9.2     1.8       12
DAYS >= .10        10               5.8     4.2        7
DAYS >= .50         4               2.5     1.5        4
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.2    -1.2        2

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2018
TOTALS              TR              0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         1.5               0.0     1.5      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL        TR  01/16 TO 01/16

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     486               355     131      189
 SINCE 7/1        919               831      88      438
COOLING TOTAL       3                16     -13       64
 SINCE 1/1          3                10      -7       64
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.5
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   4/024
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/360    DATE  01/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    42/320    DATE  01/12

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      5

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

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