Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
402 AM CDT SAT SEP 2 2017

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...THE NEW IBERIA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 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             103   08/31/2000
 LOW               59   08/14/2004
                        08/12/1967
                        08/22/1961
HIGHEST            96   08/19        MM      MM       96  08/31
                                                          08/05
                                                          08/04
LOWEST             72   08/23        MM      MM       72  08/14
AVG. MAXIMUM     89.7              92.0    -2.3     90.7
AVG. MINIMUM     74.6              73.8     0.8     74.9
MEAN             82.2              82.9    -0.7     82.8
DAYS MAX >= 90     21              22.7    -1.7       24
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        29.67   2016
 MINIMUM         0.96   1990
TOTALS          16.39              5.08   11.31    29.67
DAILY AVG.       0.53              0.16    0.37     0.96
DAYS >= .01        21                MM      MM       22
DAYS >= .10        17                MM      MM       14
DAYS >= .50         7                MM      MM        7
DAYS >= 1.00        5                MM      MM        4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.92   08/28 TO 08/28

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   5
                        0
                        -26215
TOTALS            0.0                MM      MM      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0                MM      MM      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     540               555     -15      558
 SINCE 1/1       2303              2143     160     2285
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/100    DATE  08/20
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/090    DATE  08/20

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           22
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              5
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     77

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               12     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               21     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      22     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      6

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

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