Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
1122 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

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...THE PORTLAND ME CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2014 TO 2/28/2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1941 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              71   12/06/2001
                        12/07/1998
 LOW              -39   02/16/1943
HIGHEST            59   12/01        59       0       51  01/12
LOWEST            -11   02/24       -10      -1      -14  01/04
AVG. MAXIMUM     31.8              34.3    -2.5     31.0
AVG. MINIMUM     13.9              16.8    -2.9     14.2
MEAN             22.8              25.6    -2.8     22.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     45              37.0     8.0       49
DAYS MIN <= 32     81              82.9    -1.9       85
DAYS MIN <= 0      18               7.6    10.4       10

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        20.49   1935
 MINIMUM         4.12   1872
TOTALS          13.75             10.65    3.10    12.76
DAILY AVG.       0.15              0.12    0.03     0.14
DAYS >= .01        41              32.3     8.7       41
DAYS >= .10        26              19.5     6.5       25
DAYS >= .50         7               7.0     0.0       10
DAYS >= 1.00        2               2.7    -0.7        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.37   01/27 TO 01/27

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL          107.6   1971
TOTALS           78.9              44.5    34.4     78.3
SINCE 7/1        89.2              46.4    42.8     78.8
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      9
DAYS >= TRACE      41              20.1    20.9       34
DAYS >= 1.0        20              11.5     8.5       15
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        25   02/19
 24 HR TOTAL     22.2   01/27 TO 01/27

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3743              3550     193     3788
 SINCE 7/1         MM              5042      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/290    DATE  01/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/280    DATE  01/05

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     65

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     HEAVY RAIN                 1
RAIN                      8     LIGHT RAIN                15
FREEZING RAIN             2     LT FREEZING RAIN           4
HEAVY SNOW                3     SNOW                      11
LIGHT SNOW               36     FOG                       41
FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     6     HAZE                      27

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

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