Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
854 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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...THE MEMPHIS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 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              94   04/21/1987
 LOW               27   04/02/1881
                        04/01/1881
HIGHEST            85   04/28        73      12       85  04/09
                        04/26
LOWEST             43   04/02        52      -9       44  04/05
AVG. MAXIMUM     74.2              73.0     1.2     74.5
AVG. MINIMUM     55.5              52.9     2.6     55.8
MEAN             64.8              62.9     1.9     65.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        17.13   1991
 MINIMUM         0.89   1925
TOTALS           5.97              5.50    0.47     3.07
DAILY AVG.       0.20              0.18    0.02     0.10
DAYS >= .01        10               9.6     0.4       11
DAYS >= .10         7               7.0     0.0        8
DAYS >= .50         6               3.8     2.2        1
DAYS >= 1.00        2               2.0     0.0        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.16   04/29 TO 04/30

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2008
                        1971
                        1920
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.3               3.8    -3.5      6.1
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   04/30 TO 04/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      80               137     -57       70
 SINCE 7/1       2164              2945    -781     3171
COOLING TOTAL      83                75       8       84
 SINCE 1/1        107                95      12       90
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/190    DATE  04/30
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    54/210    DATE  04/30

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     61

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       8     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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