Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
515 AM CDT FRI SEP 2 2016

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...THE NEW IBERIA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2016

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   08/31        MM      MM       MM  MM
                        08/05
                        08/04
LOWEST             72   08/14        MM      MM       MM  MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     90.7              92.0    -1.3       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     74.9              73.8     1.1       MM
MEAN             82.8              82.9    -0.1       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90     24              22.7     1.3       MM
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0       MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        13.15   1989
 MINIMUM         0.96   1990
TOTALS          29.67R             5.08   24.59       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.96              0.16    0.80       MM
DAYS >= .01        22                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= .10        14                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= .50         7                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.00        4                MM      MM       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   14.60   08/12 TO 08/13

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

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0       MM
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0       MM
COOLING TOTAL     558               555       3       MM
 SINCE 1/1       2285              2143     142       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/250    DATE  08/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/250    DATE  08/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           26
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              4
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     80

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               11     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               27     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      21     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      1

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

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