Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
831 AM PDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE SALEM OR CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST           104                                100  08/01
LOWEST             51                                 51  08/27
                                                          08/26
                                                          08/25
AVG. MAXIMUM     86.8              82.4     4.4     85.2
AVG. MINIMUM     55.8              52.8     3.0     57.3
MEAN             71.3              67.6     3.7     71.2
DAYS MAX >= 90     11               5.4     5.6        6
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         4.17   1968
 MINIMUM         0.00   1988
                        1928
                        1919
TOTALS           0.41              0.45   -0.04     0.71
DAYS >= .01         3               3.1    -0.1        2
DAYS >= .10         2               1.4     0.6        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.24   08/08 TO 08/09

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      10                26     -16        0
 SINCE 7/1         15                56     -41        2
COOLING TOTAL     213               106     107      203
 SINCE 1/1        446               252     194      637
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.0
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/346
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    21/020    DATE  08/25
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    28/020    DATE  08/25

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.10
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           24
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              6
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     55

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                3     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       3     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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