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CLMMIA


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI, FL
1008 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE MIAMI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1839 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              98   08/09/1987
                        08/06/1954
 LOW               67   08/18/1938
                        08/04/1937
                        08/14/1911
HIGHEST            94   08/24                         93
                        08/19
                        08/06
LOWEST             74   08/15                         72
                        08/04
AVG. MAXIMUM     91.5              91.0     0.5     89.8
AVG. MINIMUM     78.4              77.4     1.0     77.9
MEAN             84.9              84.2     0.7     83.9
DAYS MAX >= 90     28                                 24
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        16.88   1943
 MINIMUM         1.15   1938
TOTALS           9.07              8.88    0.19     4.43
DAILY AVG.       0.29              0.29    0.00
DAYS >= .01        14                                 16
DAYS >= .10        11                                 11
DAYS >= .50         6                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        4                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.40   08/07 TO 08/08              1.14

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     626               595      31      593
 SINCE 1/1       3295              3075     220     3137
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    22/100    DATE  08/31
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    31/350    DATE  08/25

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   58
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            4
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             24
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             16     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      5

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

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..............DATA FOR MIAMI BEACH...AUGUST 2014...............

...TEMPERATURE DATA...

AVERAGE FOR THE MONTH .... 83.5 OR 0.1 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.
AVERAGE MAXIMUM .......... 88.4 OR 0.1 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.
AVERAGE MINIMUM .......... 78.7 OR 0.1 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.            .

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH: 90 DEGREES ON THE 22ND.
LOWEST  TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH: 73 DEGREES ON THE 15TH.


...PRECIPITATION...

TOTAL FOR THE MONTH  7.03 INCHES OR 0.66 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.
TOTAL FOR THE YEAR  39.87 INCHES OR 5.28 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.
GREATEST 24-HOUR PERIOD RAINFALL 3.50 INCHES ON THE 16TH.

NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.01 INCHES OR MORE ...  9.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.10 INCHES OR MORE ...  8.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.50 INCHES OR MORE ...  5.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 1.00 INCHES OR MORE ...  1.


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...DATA FOR THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE (WEST MIAMI)...
                       ...AUGUST 2014...

...TEMPERATURE DATA...

AVERAGE FOR THE MONTH .... 84.1 DEGREES.
AVERAGE MAXIMUM .......... 91.8 DEGREES.
AVERAGE MINIMUM .......... 76.4 DEGREES.

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH: 94 DEGREES ON THE 10TH,12TH,
                                           15TH,16TH,19TH,20TH.
LOWEST  TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH: 72 DEGREES ON THE 4TH.


...PRECIPITATION...

TOTAL FOR THE MONTH................. 14.78 INCHES.
TOTAL FOR THE YEAR.................. 55.46 INCHES.
GREATEST 24-HOUR PERIOD RAINFALL 3.68 INCHES ON THE 14TH.

NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.01 INCHES OR MORE ... 16.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.10 INCHES OR MORE ... 13.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.50 INCHES OR MORE ... 10.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 1.00 INCHES OR MORE ...  5.

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