Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
937 AM CDT TUE APR 1 2014

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...THE MEMPHIS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 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              87   03/09/1911
                        03/28/1895
 LOW               12   03/03/1943
HIGHEST            77   03/31        63      14       77  03/15
                        03/11
LOWEST             15   03/03        43     -28       22  03/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     60.6              63.9    -3.3     57.8
AVG. MINIMUM     38.4              44.1    -5.7     39.2
MEAN             49.5              54.0    -4.5     48.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      1               0.1     0.9        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      6               3.0     3.0        6
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        13.04   1927
 MINIMUM         0.70   1918
TOTALS           7.38              5.16    2.22     3.38
DAILY AVG.       0.24              0.17    0.07     0.11
DAYS >= .01         9              10.5    -1.5       11
DAYS >= .10         6               7.1    -1.1        8
DAYS >= .50         3               3.4    -0.4        1
DAYS >= 1.00        3               1.6     1.4        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.14   03/28 TO 03/28

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           18.5   1892
TOTALS            0.5               0.4     0.1        T
SINCE 7/1         0.8               3.8    -3.0      0.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.2    -0.2        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   03/04                          0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.5   03/03 TO 03/03

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     475               358     117      506
 SINCE 7/1       3301              2808     493     2704
COOLING TOTAL       2                17     -15        2
 SINCE 1/1          2                20     -18       11
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/330    DATE  03/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/330    DATE  03/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            7
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         12

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      2
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      9

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

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