Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
1216 PM CDT SAT APR 1 2017

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...THE MEMPHIS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 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              87   03/09/1911
                        03/28/1895
 LOW               12   03/03/1943
HIGHEST            85   03/20        63      22       82  03/15
LOWEST             25   03/15        43     -18       34  03/21
AVG. MAXIMUM     66.9              63.9     3.0     68.2
AVG. MINIMUM     47.1              44.1     3.0     48.8
MEAN             57.0              54.0     3.0     58.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      3               3.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        16.20   2016
 MINIMUM         0.70   1918
TOTALS           3.61              5.16   -1.55    16.20
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.17   -0.05     0.52
DAYS >= .01        12              10.5     1.5       13
DAYS >= .10         9               7.1     1.9       11
DAYS >= .50         2               3.4    -1.4        7
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.6    -0.6        5
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.03   03/07 TO 03/07

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           18.5   1892
TOTALS              T               0.4    -0.4      0.0
SINCE 7/1         2.0               3.8    -1.8      0.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.2    -0.2        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         T   03/11                          0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL        T   03/14 TO 03/14

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     280               358     -78      213
 SINCE 7/1       1979              2808    -829     2084
COOLING TOTAL      38                17      21       21
 SINCE 1/1         60                20      40       24
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    47/150    DATE  03/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    59/160    DATE  03/29

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           11
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     61

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      2

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

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