Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43
000
CXUS53 KPAH 031441
CLSPAH

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
842 AM CST THU MAR 3 2016...CORRECTED

...................................

...THE PADUCAH KY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE WINTER SEASON, FROM
12/1/2015 TO 2/29/2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1937 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              78   02/13/1962
 LOW              -15   01/20/1985
HIGHEST            74   12/13        45      29
LOWEST              9   01/18        27     -18
AVG. MAXIMUM     50.7              46.1     4.6
AVG. MINIMUM     32.4              28.0     4.4
MEAN             41.6              37.0     4.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      9              10.8    -1.8
DAYS MIN <= 32     52              59.4    -7.4
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               1.1    -1.1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        27.23   1949-1950
 MINIMUM         3.98   1962-1963
TOTALS          12.88             12.18    0.70
DAILY AVG.       0.14              0.14    0.00
DAYS >= .01        28              28.7    -0.7
DAYS >= .10        18              18.6    -0.6
DAYS >= .50         7               8.4    -1.4
DAYS >= 1.00        4               3.3     0.7
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.94   MM
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           31.2   1977-1978
 24 HR TOTAL     14.0   12/22/2004 TO 12/22/2004
TOTALS           12.1               8.4     3.7
 LIQUID EQUIV    1.21
SINCE 7/1        12.1               8.5     3.6
 LIQUID 7/1      1.21
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE      13
DAYS >= 1.0         4
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         5   01/23
 24 HR TOTAL      5.9   MM
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2118              2519    -401
 SINCE 7/1         MM              3318      MM
COOLING TOTAL       6                 1       5
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/01/1984
 LATEST       04/28/1992
EARLIEST                        10/26
LATEST                          04/04
.................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/260    DATE  12/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    54/280    DATE  12/23

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           41
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             27
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         23

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               10     RAIN                      14
LIGHT RAIN               26     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       3
LIGHT SNOW               13     SLEET                      2
FOG                      40     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
HAZE                     21

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

&&
RMKS: AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 41.6 DEGREES TIED AS 3RD WARMEST
WINTER ON RECORD. THIS AVERAGE TEMPERATURE ALSO OCCURRED DURING
THE WINTER OF 2011-2012.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.