Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
1050 AM CDT FRI SEP 1 2017

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...THE AMARILLO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 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)
RECORD
 HIGH             107   08/03/2012
 LOW               48   08/26/2010
                        08/30/1915
HIGHEST            95   08/05                         98  08/04
LOWEST             53   08/31                         57  08/21
                                                          08/17
                                                          08/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     84.6              89.4    -4.8     88.2
AVG. MINIMUM     62.5              64.2    -1.7     63.9
MEAN             73.6              76.8    -3.2     76.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      4              16.5   -12.5       15
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         8.07   2009
 MINIMUM         0.15   1938
TOTALS           7.40              2.91    4.49     4.10
DAILY AVG.       0.24              0.09    0.15     0.13
DAYS >= .01        16               8.2     7.8       10
DAYS >= .10        13               5.3     7.7        8
DAYS >= .50         5               1.9     3.1        3
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.7     1.3        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.41   08/10 TO 08/10

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2009
                        2005
                        1999
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1           T               0.0     0.0        T
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         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                 1      -1        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 1      -1        0
COOLING TOTAL     273               367     -94      349
 SINCE 1/1       1247              1192      55     1374
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    46/320    DATE  08/13
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    62/330    DATE  08/13

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           18
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                8     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               17     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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