Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY FL
900 PM EDT WED SEP 3 2014

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...THE FORT MYERS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

 ...TIED FOR 2ND WARMEST AUGUST SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1902...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1902 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
ALL-TIME AUGUST RECORD
 HIGH             100   08/04/1942
 LOW               65   08/24/1957
                        08/24/1925

AUGUST 2014
HIGHEST            97   08/24        MM      MM       94  08/22
                        08/21                             08/17
                        08/20                             08/16
LOWEST             71   08/27        MM      MM       71  08/14
                                                          08/10
AVG. MAXIMUM     93.2              91.8     1.4     91.0
AVG. MINIMUM     75.7              74.9     0.8     74.2
MEAN             84.4              83.4     1.0     82.6
DAYS MAX >= 90     29              24.4     4.6       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)
ALL-TIME AUGUST RECORD
 MAXIMUM        17.64   1932
 MINIMUM         3.55   1934

AUGUST 2014
TOTALS           6.78             10.14   -3.36     9.06
DAILY AVG.       0.22              0.33   -0.11     0.29
DAYS >= .01        17              17.9    -0.9       19
DAYS >= .10        11              13.4    -2.4       16
DAYS >= .50         7               7.0     0.0        9
DAYS >= 1.00        1               3.7    -2.7        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.01   08/03 TO 08/04

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     610               569      41      553
 SINCE 1/1       2911              2724     187     2718
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/070    DATE  08/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/070    DATE  08/24

SKY COVER (DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CLOUDS ABOVE 12000 FEET)
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)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             19     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               12     RAIN                      13
LIGHT RAIN               19     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      4
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REMARKS
THE AUGUST 2014 MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 84.4 DEGREES
RANKS AS THE 2ND WARMEST AUGUST SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1902.
THE WARMEST AUGUST HAD AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 84.8 DEGREES
WHICH OCCURRED IN 1987.


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

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