Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
734 AM EDT MON SEP 4 2017

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...THE BECKLEY WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1963 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              96   08/17/1988
 LOW               36   08/29/1986
HIGHEST            86   08/20                         88
LOWEST             49   08/25                         53
AVG. MAXIMUM     78.0              79.2    -1.2     81.7
AVG. MINIMUM     59.2              60.3    -1.1     65.1
MEAN             68.6              69.7    -1.1     73.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.5    -0.5        0
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         9.09   1940
 MINIMUM         1.05   2002
TOTALS           2.01              3.47   -1.46     4.26
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.11   -0.05     0.14
DAYS >= .01        13              10.7     2.3       14
DAYS >= .10         4               6.9    -2.9       10
DAYS >= .50         2               2.2    -0.2        4
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.7    -0.7        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.67   08/07 TO 08/07           08/02 TO 08/03
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31

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

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      13                13       0        0
 SINCE 7/1         17                21      -4        0
COOLING TOTAL     131               160     -29      270
 SINCE 1/1        513               493      20      701
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    18/130    DATE  08/28
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    26/160    DATE  08/27

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      0

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

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