Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
833 AM CDT WED NOV 1 2017

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...THE GALVESTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1875 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              94   10/02/1952
                        10/02/1938
 LOW               39   10/31/1993
HIGHEST            91   10/15        MM      MM       89  10/07
                        10/09
                        10/07
LOWEST             49   10/29        MM      MM       61  10/22
AVG. MAXIMUM     83.4              80.6     2.8     83.8
AVG. MINIMUM     70.3              68.1     2.2     73.2
MEAN             76.8              74.3     2.5     78.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      5               0.2     4.8        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        17.78   1871
 MINIMUM            T   1952
                        1889
TOTALS           2.28              5.52   -3.24     1.52
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.18   -0.11     0.05
DAYS >= .01         7                MM      MM        2
DAYS >= .10         6                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= .50         2                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM        1

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   2002
                        2001
TOTALS            0.0                MM      MM      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0                MM      MM      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   10/31 TO 10/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      15                 9       6        0
 SINCE 7/1         15                 9       6        0
COOLING TOTAL     391               299      92      427
 SINCE 1/1       3803              3192     611     3474
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/360    DATE  10/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/350    DATE  10/22

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      3

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

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