Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
544 AM EDT THU JUN 2 2016

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...THE RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
3/1/2016 TO 5/31/2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1887 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              99   05/28/1941
 LOW               11   03/02/1980
                        03/01/1980
                        03/06/1960
HIGHEST            89   05/26
LOWEST             28   03/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     72.9              71.8     1.1
AVG. MINIMUM     51.5              48.1     3.4
MEAN             62.2              60.0     2.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               2.7    -2.7
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      4               8.1    -4.1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        19.47   1891
 MINIMUM         5.62   1985
TOTALS          13.20             10.30    2.90
DAYS >= .01        34              29.0     5.0
DAYS >= 1.00        3               2.0     1.0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.95   05/29 TO 05/29

DEGREE_DAYS
COOLING TOTAL     236               208      28
 SINCE 1/1        236               209      27
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/230    DATE  04/07
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/240    DATE  03/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           17
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             41
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         34

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             16     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               10     RAIN                      12
LIGHT RAIN               39     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       3
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      44     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
HAZE                      2

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

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THE 2016 MEAN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 62.2 FARENHEIT TIED FOR THE 7TH
WARMEST MARCH-APRIL-MAY ON RECORD.

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