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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1039 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE PROVIDENCE RI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             104   08/02/1975
 LOW               40   08/31/1965
HIGHEST            90   08/25
LOWEST             54   08/19
AVG. MAXIMUM     80.4              81.4    -1.0
AVG. MINIMUM     60.6              63.2    -2.6
MEAN             70.5              72.3    -1.8     70.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               2.3    -1.3
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        12.24   1946
 MINIMUM         0.71   1984
TOTALS           2.70              3.60   -0.90
DAYS >= .01         5               9.0    -4.0
DAYS >= .10         3               5.7    -2.7
DAYS >= .50         1               2.5    -1.5        3
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.0     0.0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.26   08/13 TO 08/13
                        08/12 TO 08/13
                        08/13 TO 08/13

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 6      -6
 SINCE 7/1          0                 9      -9
COOLING TOTAL     179               232     -53
 SINCE 1/1        582               656     -74
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/236
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    21/210    DATE  08/31
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    29/140    DATE  08/13

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           15
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      10     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.

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