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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI, FL
431 AM EDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE FORT LAUDERDALE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1912 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             100   08/04/1944
 LOW               66   08/20/1981
                        08/17/1974
                        08/04/1937
HIGHEST            93   08/23                         93
                        08/21
LOWEST             73   08/31                         74
                        08/30
                        08/12
AVG. MAXIMUM     89.4              90.4    -1.0     90.7
AVG. MINIMUM     78.2              78.8    -0.6     78.5
MEAN             83.8              84.6    -0.8     84.6
DAYS MAX >= 90     16                                 24
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        15.48   1995
 MINIMUM         0.98   1987
TOTALS           7.17              7.44   -0.27     5.75
DAILY AVG.       0.23              0.24   -0.01     0.19
DAYS >= .01        22                                 14
DAYS >= .10        15                                  9
DAYS >= .50         5                                  5
DAYS >= 1.00        2                                  1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.57   08/01 TO 08/02              1.74

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     592               607     -15      611
 SINCE 1/1       3201              3166      35     3331
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/110    DATE  08/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/110    DATE  08/16

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            4
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             17
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     77

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             19     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                8     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               24     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      0
HAZE                      5

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

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.................DATA FOR HOLLYWOOD...AUGUST 2016..................
.....NORMALS USED FOR COMPARISON ARE FORT LAUDERDALE AP (FLL).....


...TEMPERATURE DATA...

AVERAGE FOR THE MONTH .... 83.6 OR 1.0 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.
AVERAGE MAXIMUM .......... 89.5 OR 0.9 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.
AVERAGE MINIMUM........... 77.7 OR 1.1 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH: 93 DEGREES ON THE 22ND.
LOWEST  TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH: 73 DEGREES ON THE 3RD,12TH,13TH,31ST.


...PRECIPITATION...

TOTAL FOR THE MONTH 9.16 INCHES OR 1.72 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.
TOTAL FOR THE YEAR 36.35 INCHES OR 4.72 INCHES BELOW NORMAL.
GREATEST 24-HOUR PERIOD RAINFALL 2.20 INCHES ON THE 3RD.

NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.01 INCHES OR MORE ...18.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.10 INCHES OR MORE ...18.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.50 INCHES OR MORE ... 4.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 1.00 INCHES OR MORE ... 3.
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