Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
1131 AM PDT TUE APR 1 2014

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...THE PORTLAND OR CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1940 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            69                                 77  03/31
                                                          03/30
LOWEST             32                                 29  03/04
AVG. MAXIMUM     58.0              56.7     1.3     57.4
AVG. MINIMUM     40.2              39.6     0.6     39.9
MEAN             49.1              48.2     0.9     48.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               2.1    -1.1        3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.89   2012
 MINIMUM         1.46   2013
TOTALS           7.52              3.68    3.84     1.46
DAYS >= .01        21              17.6     3.4        7
DAYS >= .10        15              10.7     4.3        4
DAYS >= .50         5               1.7     3.3        1
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.2     1.8        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.69   03/28 TO 03/28

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     484               522     -38      498
 SINCE 7/1       3782              3580     202     3395
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/173
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/180    DATE  03/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/170    DATE  03/06

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            4
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         15

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     75

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               23     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      19     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      4

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

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