Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
837 AM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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...THE SALEM OR CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            88                                 80  04/27
LOWEST             35                                 33  04/15
                                                          04/05
AVG. MAXIMUM     68.3              61.1     7.2     62.4
AVG. MINIMUM     44.3              39.6     4.7     39.5
MEAN             56.4              50.4     6.0     50.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               2.5    -2.5        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.68   1937
 MINIMUM         0.39   1939
TOTALS           2.04              2.81   -0.77     2.10
DAYS >= .01        10              14.4    -4.4       14
DAYS >= .10         7               8.4    -1.4        8
DAYS >= .50         1               1.4    -0.4        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.84   04/13 TO 04/14

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     248               440    -192      415
 SINCE 7/1       3382              4243    -861     3297
COOLING TOTAL       7                 0       7        0
 SINCE 1/1          7                 0       7        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.4
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/242
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/180    DATE  04/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/220    DATE  04/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           15
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     65

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       8     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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