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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
928 AM CDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE GALVESTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1875 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             100   08/27/2011
                        08/31/2000
                        08/25/1924
 LOW               67   08/25/1966
                        08/25/1930
                        08/27/1913
HIGHEST            93   08/31                         97  08/12
LOWEST             74   08/29                         73  08/20
                        08/16
                        08/13
AVG. MAXIMUM     89.4              90.3    -0.9     91.9
AVG. MINIMUM     79.9              79.7     0.2     80.3
MEAN             84.7              85.0    -0.3     86.1
DAYS MAX >= 90     19              16.6     2.4       23
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        19.08   1915
 MINIMUM         0.00   1902
TOTALS           8.82              4.39    4.43     6.40
DAILY AVG.       0.28              0.14    0.14     0.21
DAYS >= .01        13                                  9
DAYS >= .10         9                                  4
DAYS >= .50         6                                  3
DAYS >= 1.00        4                                  3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     616               620      -4      661
 SINCE 1/1       2468              2394      74     2591
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/160    DATE  08/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/160    DATE  08/16

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     80

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             12     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               10     RAIN                       9
LIGHT RAIN               14     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      1
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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