Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
958 AM EDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE LEXINGTON KY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 TO 2016

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   08/19/1936
 LOW               42   08/29/1965
HIGHEST            94   08/26        MM      MM       90  08/16
LOWEST             58   08/22        MM      MM       51  08/28
AVG. MAXIMUM     87.6              85.6     2.0     84.0
AVG. MINIMUM     69.7              65.0     4.7     62.0
MEAN             78.7              75.3     3.4     73.0
DAYS MAX >= 90     12               7.3     4.7        1
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        11.18   1974
 MINIMUM         0.29   1998
TOTALS           6.54              3.25    3.29     2.20
DAILY AVG.       0.21              0.10    0.11     0.07
DAYS >= .01        11               8.7     2.3        9
DAYS >= .10         8               6.1     1.9        8
DAYS >= .50         3               2.1     0.9        1
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.8     0.2        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.07   08/01 TO 08/01

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   5
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  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 2      -2        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 2      -2        0
COOLING TOTAL     432               321     111      256
 SINCE 1/1       1276              1017     259     1062
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/360    DATE  08/28
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/250    DATE  08/15

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           18
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             12     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               11     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      4
HAZE                      7

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

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EIGHTH WARMEST AND TENTH WETTEST AUGUST ON RECORD.


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