Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston TX

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1051 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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...THE HOUSTON INTERCONTINENTAL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             109   08/27/2011
 LOW               54   08/24/1891
HIGHEST            99   08/25        94       5      101  08/13
LOWEST             71   08/02        73      -2       69  08/18
AVG. MAXIMUM     94.0              94.5    -0.5     95.2
AVG. MINIMUM     75.2              74.8     0.4     75.4
MEAN             84.6              84.6     0.0     85.3
DAYS MAX >= 90     27              27.1    -0.1       28
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        15.43   1915
 MINIMUM            T   1927
TOTALS           1.24              3.76   -2.52     3.33
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.12   -0.08     0.11
DAYS >= .01         7               8.3    -1.3        5
DAYS >= .10         3               5.6    -2.6        4
DAYS >= .50         1               2.3    -1.3        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.0    -1.0        1

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     614               609       5      636
 SINCE 1/1       2276              2382    -106     2393
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.0
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/134
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/030    DATE  08/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/030    DATE  08/11

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     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                       5     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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...THE HOUSTON/HOBBY AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1930 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             106   08/27/2011
                        08/13/1962
 LOW               60   08/21/1940
HIGHEST            98   08/25        MM      MM      100  08/07
                        08/11                             08/05
LOWEST             72   08/02        MM      MM       72  08/18
                                                          08/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     93.3              92.6     0.7     94.6
AVG. MINIMUM     76.7              75.7     1.0     75.7
MEAN             85.0              84.2     0.8     85.1
DAYS MAX >= 90     25              24.4     0.6       27
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        12.02   2001
 MINIMUM         0.79   2011
TOTALS           3.45              5.06   -1.61     1.47
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.16   -0.05     0.05
DAYS >= .01         9               9.8    -0.8        6
DAYS >= .10         7               5.9     1.1        5
DAYS >= .50         2               2.6    -0.6        1
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.5    -0.5        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     629               594      35      633
 SINCE 1/1       2304              2341     -37     2426
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.8
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/153
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/240    DATE  08/20
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/230    DATE  08/20

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       4     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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