Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Key West, FL

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST, FL
819 PM EDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE KEY WEST CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 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              97   08/26/1956
 LOW               68   08/06/1913
                        08/04/1894
HIGHEST            92   08/22                         94  08/24
                        08/02
LOWEST             72   08/24                         73  08/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     89.5              89.4     0.1     90.4
AVG. MINIMUM     79.6              79.6     0.0     81.2
MEAN             84.5              84.5     0.0     85.8
DAYS MAX >= 90     17              13.5     3.5       25
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        15.83   1926
 MINIMUM         0.92   1915
TOTALS           8.81              5.38    3.43     6.77
DAILY AVG.       0.28              0.17    0.11     0.22
DAYS >= .01        16              14.2     1.8       16
DAYS >= .10        10               8.9     1.1        9
DAYS >= .50         5               3.2     1.8        5
DAYS >= 1.00        3               1.5     1.5        1

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                  0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     612               604       8      653
 SINCE 1/1       3307              3189     118     3593
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/130    DATE  08/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/140    DATE  08/24

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           27
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              4
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     79

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             16     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               10     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
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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