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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
345 AM EST WED FEB 1 2017

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...THE HARRISBURG PA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 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              73   01/26/1950
                        01/14/1932
 LOW              -22   01/21/1994
HIGHEST            65   01/12                         58  01/10
LOWEST             13   01/09                          5  01/25
AVG. MAXIMUM     42.1              37.0     5.1     38.4
AVG. MINIMUM     29.7              22.8     6.9     20.4
MEAN             35.9              29.9     6.0     29.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      5               9.8    -4.8        7
DAYS MIN <= 32     18              26.0    -8.0       26
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.4    -0.4        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.01   1979
 MINIMUM         0.43   1981
TOTALS           2.63              2.88   -0.25     4.63
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.09   -0.01     0.15
DAYS >= .01        17              10.6     6.4        8
DAYS >= .10         6               6.0     0.0        6
DAYS >= .50         1               2.4    -1.4        2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.4    -0.4        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.92   01/23 TO 01/24

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           38.9   1996
TOTALS            1.1               8.8    -7.7     30.6
SINCE 7/1         1.9              14.5   -12.6     30.6
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 3      -3        4
DAYS >= 1.0         0               2.4    -2.4        2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   01/06                         26  01/24
 24 HR TOTAL      0.5   01/06 TO 01/06

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     896              1088    -192     1094
 SINCE 7/1       2579              3089    -510     2468
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/300    DATE  01/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/270    DATE  01/26

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.80
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            0
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         18

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          3     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                9     SLEET                      1
FOG                      20     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      6
HAZE                      4

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

&&

A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 65 DEGREES WAS TIED ON 01/12.  THIS BROKE
THE OLD RECORD OF 60 SET IN 1890.

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