Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1152 AM EDT FRI SEP 1 2017

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...THE SAVANNAH GA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             104   08/05/1954
 LOW               57   08/29/1986
HIGHEST            98   08/16                         98  08/22
                                                          08/20
LOWEST             66   08/01                         68  08/25
AVG. MAXIMUM     91.3              90.6     0.7     93.7
AVG. MINIMUM     74.1              72.4     1.7     74.9
MEAN             82.7              81.5     1.2     84.3
DAYS MAX >= 90     23              18.1     4.9       29
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        22.79   1898
 MINIMUM         1.02   1980
TOTALS           5.75              6.56   -0.81     3.53
DAYS >= .01        17              13.5     3.5       10
DAYS >= .10        11               8.8     2.2        7
DAYS >= .50         3               4.4    -1.4        2
DAYS >= 1.00        1               2.0    -1.0        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.05   08/09

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0
COOLING TOTAL     559               512      47      605
 SINCE 1/1       2260              1907     353
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/290
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/280


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             19     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               10     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               21     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      18     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      4

-  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 AT THE SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT DURING THE
MONTH:

*AUG 1  - RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 66 DEGREES
*AUG 17 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 78 DEGREES

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