Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM, AL
844 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE BIRMINGHAM CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 2014 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             105   08/23/2007
                        08/15/2007
 LOW               51   08/31/1946
HIGHEST            99   08/04        MM      MM       99  08/07
LOWEST             58   08/26        MM      MM       62  08/15
AVG. MAXIMUM     88.8              90.6    -1.8     92.1
AVG. MINIMUM     70.0              70.8    -0.8     70.2
MEAN             79.4                               81.1
DAYS MAX >= 90     13              17.1    -4.1       25
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        13.83   1901
 MINIMUM         0.38   1989
TOTALS           7.23              3.93    3.30     4.27
DAILY AVG.       0.23              0.13    0.10     0.14
DAYS >= .01        11               9.6     1.4        9
DAYS >= .10        11               6.1     4.9        4
DAYS >= .50         5               2.6     2.4        4
DAYS >= 1.00        3               1.2     1.8        2

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     455               487     -32      509
 SINCE 1/1       1814              1650     164     1640
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/190    DATE  08/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/190    DATE  08/19

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
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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