Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
340 AM CDT THU JUN 1 2017

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...THE BEAUMONT PORT ARTHUR CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1901 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             101   05/28/1905
 LOW               42   05/04/2013
HIGHEST            91   05/20        MM      MM       90  05/25
                                                          05/14
LOWEST             50   05/01        MM      MM       55  05/06
                                                          05/04
AVG. MAXIMUM     84.5              84.8    -0.3     84.6
AVG. MINIMUM     64.8              67.0    -2.2     67.5
MEAN             74.7              75.9    -1.2     76.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      2               2.4    -0.4        3
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        20.58   1923
 MINIMUM         0.01   2003
TOTALS           5.57              5.23    0.34    10.30
DAILY AVG.       0.18              0.17    0.01     0.33
DAYS >= .01         8               6.6     1.4       13
DAYS >= .10         4               4.7    -0.7        7
DAYS >= .50         2               2.8    -0.8        4
DAYS >= 1.00        2               1.8     0.2        4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.28   05/21 TO 05/21

DEGREE_DAYS
COOLING TOTAL     309               339     -30      351
 SINCE 1/1        885               566     319      707
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/340    DATE  05/28
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/350    DATE  05/28

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           11
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          6

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      4

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

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