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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
811 AM PDT FRI SEP 1 2017

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...THE SALEM OR 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)
HIGHEST           107                                104  08/19
LOWEST             49                                 51  08/23
                                                          08/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     89.0              82.4     6.6     86.8
AVG. MINIMUM     57.1              52.8     4.3     55.8
MEAN             73.0              67.6     5.4     71.3
DAYS MAX >= 90     14               5.4     8.6       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           0.15              0.45   -0.30     0.41
DAYS >= .01         1               3.1    -2.1        3
DAYS >= .10         1               1.4    -0.4        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.15   08/13 TO 08/13

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       2                26     -24       10
 SINCE 7/1          2                56     -54       15
COOLING TOTAL     258               106     152      213
 SINCE 1/1        520               252     268      446
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.4
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/345
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    20/360    DATE  08/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    23/360    DATE  08/25

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.10
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           26
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              5
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     55

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                1     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       1     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                     11

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

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