Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
906 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE PORTLAND OR CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1940 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            98                                 99  08/11
LOWEST             54                                 54  08/21
AVG. MAXIMUM     84.3              81.1     3.2     84.8
AVG. MINIMUM     60.5              58.0     2.5     61.4
MEAN             72.4              69.5     2.9     73.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      6               4.2     1.8        9
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         4.53   1968
 MINIMUM            T   2012
                        1998
                        1970
TOTALS           0.66              0.67   -0.01     0.01
DAYS >= .01         3               3.9    -0.9        1
DAYS >= .10         3               1.8     1.2        0
DAYS >= .50         0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.49   08/29 TO 08/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                10     -10        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                27     -27        1
COOLING TOTAL     235               152      83      258
 SINCE 1/1        729               363     366      535
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   4/303
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/200    DATE  08/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/200    DATE  08/29

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           10
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             15
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          6

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     57

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

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

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