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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
906 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE SALEM OR CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST           100                                 98  08/11
LOWEST             51                                 49  08/21
AVG. MAXIMUM     85.2              82.4     2.8     86.7
AVG. MINIMUM     57.3              52.8     4.5     58.3
MEAN             71.2              67.6     3.6     72.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      6               5.4     0.6       11
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         4.17   1968
 MINIMUM         0.00   1988
                        1928
                        1919
TOTALS           0.71              0.45    0.26     0.35
DAYS >= .01         2               3.1    -1.1        3
DAYS >= .10         2               1.4     0.6        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.46   08/29 TO 08/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                26     -26        1
 SINCE 7/1          2                56     -54        4
COOLING TOTAL     203               106      97      241
 SINCE 1/1        637               252     385      518
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.3
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/315
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/190    DATE  08/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/170    DATE  08/29

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           22
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          2

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     54

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                3     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       2     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
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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