Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
710 AM EST FRI JAN 16 2015

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...THE LEXINGTON KY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 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              75   12/03/1982
                        12/02/1982
 LOW              -19   12/22/1989
HIGHEST            62   12/01        MM      MM       72  12/21
LOWEST             16   12/31        MM      MM       13  12/12
AVG. MAXIMUM     45.4              43.9     1.5     45.7
AVG. MINIMUM     31.8              28.0     3.8     30.3
MEAN             38.6              36.0     2.6     38.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      2               5.0    -3.0        3
DAYS MIN <= 32     17              19.8    -2.8       20
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.4    -0.4        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.17   1990
 MINIMUM         0.61   1965
TOTALS           3.30              3.93   -0.63     5.58
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.13   -0.02     0.18
DAYS >= .01        11              12.4    -1.4       15
DAYS >= .10         6               7.4    -1.4        9
DAYS >= .50         3               2.8     0.2        5
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.7    -0.7        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.66   12/05 TO 12/06

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           19.4   5
                        0
TOTALS              T               2.5    -2.5      0.6
SINCE 7/1         1.6               2.8    -1.2      2.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.8    -0.8        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL        T   12/20 TO 12/20

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     811               901     -90      831
 SINCE 7/1       1818              1788      30     1758
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1       1274              1190      84     1245
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/260    DATE  12/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/260    DATE  12/24

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            6
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         18

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     79

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      19     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      5

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

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