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

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 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            70                                 75  03/31
                                                          03/30
LOWEST             30                                 27  03/04
AVG. MAXIMUM     58.9              56.5     2.4     57.5
AVG. MINIMUM     39.3              37.2     2.1     37.8
MEAN             49.1              46.9     2.2     47.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      5               6.4    -1.4        8
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           7.32              3.99    3.33     2.21
DAYS >= .01        18              17.0     1.0       10
DAYS >= .10        14              10.9     3.1        5
DAYS >= .50         6               2.4     3.6        2
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.4     1.6        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.46   03/05 TO 03/05

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     486               563     -77      533
 SINCE 7/1       3772              3803     -31     3592
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   3/197
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/180    DATE  03/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/180    DATE  03/06

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            9
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                      12
LIGHT RAIN               20     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      18     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      1

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

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