Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Tuscon, AZ

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CXUS55 KTWC 011453
CLMTUS

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
750 AM MST THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE TUCSON AZ CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 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             112   08/01/1993
 LOW               55   08/20/1917
HIGHEST           104   08/16       105      -1      110  08/15
LOWEST             66   08/28        67      -1       72  08/25
                                                          08/13
AVG. MAXIMUM     96.7              97.4    -0.7    101.4
AVG. MINIMUM     74.1              73.3     0.8     76.6
MEAN             85.4              85.3     0.1     89.0
DAYS MAX >= 90     30              28.2     1.8       31
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         7.93   1955
 MINIMUM         0.08   1924
TOTALS           1.09              2.39   -1.30     1.80
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.08   -0.04     0.06
DAYS >= .01         7               9.7    -2.7        8
DAYS >= .10         1               5.2    -4.2        6
DAYS >= .50         1               1.5    -0.5        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.5    -0.5        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.86   08/09 TO 08/09           08/24 TO 08/25
                        08/08 TO 08/09                    08/31 TO 08/31
                        08/09 TO 08/09                    08/31 TO 08/31

DEGREE_DAYS
COOLING TOTAL     640               631       9      752
 SINCE 1/1       2710              2410     300     2680
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/170    DATE  08/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/180    DATE  08/21

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     43

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