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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO, CA
844 AM PST SUN JAN 1 2017

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...THE PALM SPRINGS INTL AIRPORT CA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 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              93   12/03/1958
                        12/07/1938
 LOW               23   12/25/1953
HIGHEST            76   12/14        70       6       78  12/08
                                                          12/07
LOWEST             38   12/25        43      -5       33  12/28
                        12/18
AVG. MAXIMUM     67.2              67.1     0.1     67.3
AVG. MINIMUM     47.5              44.4     3.1     43.2
MEAN             57.4              55.7     1.7     55.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX >= 100     0                                  0
DAYS MAX >= 110     0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         5.92   1940
 MINIMUM         0.00   2005
                        1999
TOTALS           1.50              0.88    0.62     0.04
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.03    0.02     0.00
DAYS >= .01         7                MM      MM        2
DAYS >= .10         4                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= .50         2                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.50        0                                  0
DAYS >= 2.00        0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.09   12/21 TO 12/22           12/19 TO 12/19
                                                          12/31 TO 12/31
                                                          12/31 TO 12/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    12/19(00) TO 12/19(00)
                                                 12/31(00) TO 12/31(00)1
                                                 12/31(00) TO 12/31(00)1

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     221               290     -69      295
 SINCE 7/1        282               386    -104      402
COOLING TOTAL       1                 4      -3        0
 SINCE 1/1       4809              4141     668     4896

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/24/1951
 LATEST       03/13/1956
EARLIEST                        12/16
LATEST                          01/29
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.4
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/351
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/350    DATE  12/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/050    DATE  12/16

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           22
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              5
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     49

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     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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