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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
806 AM PDT SAT APR 1 2017

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...THE SALEM OR CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            64                                 74  03/31
LOWEST             32                                 31  03/17
AVG. MAXIMUM     55.1              56.5    -1.4     57.9
AVG. MINIMUM     40.9              37.2     3.7     40.7
MEAN             48.0              46.9     1.1     49.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               6.4    -5.4        1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.13   1894
 MINIMUM         0.59   1911
TOTALS           7.69              3.99    3.70     6.36
DAYS >= .01        25              17.0     8.0       24
DAYS >= .10        20              10.9     9.1       18
DAYS >= .50         5               2.4     2.6        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.4    -0.4        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.85   03/14 TO 03/14

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     519               563     -44      478
 SINCE 7/1       3677              3803    -126     3134
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.9
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   6/192
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/190    DATE  03/07
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/170    DATE  03/07

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            1
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             15
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         15

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     76

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               27     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      22     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      3

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

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