Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
826 AM EST MON FEB 1 2016

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...THE SAVANNAH GA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 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              84   01/29/1957
 LOW                3   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            73   01/27                         77  01/04
LOWEST             25   01/19                         20  01/08
AVG. MAXIMUM     58.5              60.4    -1.9     60.3
AVG. MINIMUM     38.3              38.6    -0.3     38.9
MEAN             48.2              49.5    -1.3     49.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     10               8.6     1.4        6
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.98   1991
 MINIMUM         0.30   1902
TOTALS           3.13              3.69   -0.56     4.12
DAYS >= .01         6               9.0    -3.0        7
DAYS >= .10         6               6.0     0.0        4
DAYS >= .50         3               2.4     0.6        4
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.0     0.0        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.13   01/15

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS              T                 T     0.0
SINCE 7/1           T               0.2    -0.2

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     446               484     -38      473
 SINCE 7/1        695              1174    -479
COOLING TOTAL       0                 3      -3        5
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/280
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/260


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      2

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

&&

**NOTE THAT DUE TO TEMPERATURE SENSOR FAILURE AT THE END OF THE
  MONTH...MONTHLY CLIMATE DATA IS INCOMPLETE. DAILY TEMPERATURE
  VALUES WERE MISSING JANUARY 28 THROUGH JANUARY 31.**

RECORDS ESTABLISHED DURING THE MONTH:

*JAN 23 - RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 40 DEGREES

$$



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