Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
318 PM EDT FRI JUN 2 2017

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...THE SAVANNAH GA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             101   05/31/1945
                        05/30/1898
 LOW               39   05/02/1963
HIGHEST            96   05/29                         92  05/31
                        05/11
LOWEST             51   05/08                         48  05/06
                        05/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     87.1              84.6     2.5     84.3
AVG. MINIMUM     64.0              62.1     1.9     63.7
MEAN             75.5              73.3     2.2     74.0
DAYS MAX >= 90     11               5.5     5.5        5
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        11.13   1915
 MINIMUM         0.13   1911
TOTALS          11.54R             2.98    8.56     8.99
DAYS >= .01         8               7.0     1.0        9
DAYS >= .10         8               4.8     3.2        8
DAYS >= .50         4               2.2     1.8        5
DAYS >= 1.00        3               0.8     2.2        4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    6.61   05/22

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       1                 9      -8        4
 SINCE 7/1       1023              1812    -789
COOLING TOTAL     334               267      67      292
 SINCE 1/1        674               403     271
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/290
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/290


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              8     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                8     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      3

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

&&

RECORDS ESTABLISHED AT THE SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT DURING THE
MONTH:

*WETTEST MAY ON RECORD
*MAY 10 - RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 95 DEGREES
*MAY 21 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 74 DEGREES
*MAY 22 - RECORD PRECIPITATION OF 6.61 INCHES

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