Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
630 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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...THE LOUISVILLE KY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 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              91   04/24/1960
                        04/23/1960
                        04/24/1925
 LOW               21   04/18/1875
                        04/17/1875
HIGHEST            87   04/18        MM      MM       84  04/09
LOWEST             33   04/09        MM      MM       36  04/05
                        04/05
AVG. MAXIMUM     70.9              68.8     2.1     70.4
AVG. MINIMUM     48.8              47.3     1.5     50.0
MEAN             59.8              58.0     1.8     60.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               1.1    -1.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        13.97   2011
 MINIMUM         0.25   1896
TOTALS           3.18              4.01   -0.83    10.84
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.13   -0.02     0.36
DAYS >= .01         9              11.7    -2.7       16
DAYS >= .10         7               7.5    -0.5       12
DAYS >= .50         3               2.7     0.3        5
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.8    -0.8        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.20   03/31 TO 04/01           04/02 TO 04/03
                                                          04/30 TO 04/30
                                                          04/30 TO 04/30
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    04/03(00) TO 04/03(00)
                                                 04/30(00) TO 04/30(00)0
                                                 04/30(00) TO 04/30(00)0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            3.2   5
                        0
 24 HR TOTAL      3.2   MM
 SNOW DEPTH         2   04/01/1987
TOTALS            0.0               0.1    -0.1      0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SINCE 7/1        14.9              12.5     2.4     27.6
 LIQUID 7/1      1.49              1.20    0.29     2.76
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   04/30 TO 04/30           04/30 TO 04/30
                                                          04/30 TO 04/30
                                                          04/30 TO 04/30
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    04/30(00) TO 04/30(00)
                                                 04/30(00) TO 04/30(00)0
                                                 04/30(00) TO 04/30(00)0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     203               246     -43      177
 SINCE 7/1       3161              4025    -864     4363
COOLING TOTAL      56                37      19       41
 SINCE 1/1         63                43      20       42

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/03/1974
 LATEST       05/10/1966
EARLIEST                        10/25
LATEST                          04/15
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.5
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/249
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/290    DATE  04/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    57/280    DATE  04/02

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            8
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     54

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       8     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.

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