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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
902 AM CDT MON MAY 1 2017

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...THE GALVESTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 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              95   04/27/2011
 LOW               38   04/08/1938
HIGHEST            86   04/29                         81  04/30
                                                          04/28
                                                          04/22
LOWEST             58   04/23                         54  04/03
                        04/06
AVG. MAXIMUM     80.9              75.9     5.0     76.5
AVG. MINIMUM     69.0              64.4     4.6     65.6
MEAN             75.0              70.1     4.9     71.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        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        11.04   1904
 MINIMUM         0.00   1984
TOTALS           1.36              3.05   -1.69     5.75
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.10   -0.05     0.19
DAYS >= .01         5                                  7
DAYS >= .10         3                                  5
DAYS >= .50         2                                  4
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                  2

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL
TOTALS            0.0                                0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                  0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   04/30 TO 04/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                18     -18        6
 SINCE 7/1        328              1009    -681      745
COOLING TOTAL     308               173     135      195
 SINCE 1/1        684               243     441      304
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              13.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/360    DATE  04/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/360    DATE  04/11

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      6

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

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