Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
618 PM EDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE ROANOKE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1912 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             105   08/21/1983
                        08/05/1930
 LOW               42   08/30/1986
                        08/29/1986
HIGHEST            94   08/26                         93
                        08/14
LOWEST             59   08/23                         56
AVG. MAXIMUM     86.3              85.8     0.5     85.4
AVG. MINIMUM     69.0              65.0     4.0     65.3
MEAN             77.6              75.4     2.2     75.3
DAYS MAX >= 90     13               7.6     5.4        4
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         9.54   1984
 MINIMUM         0.74   1995
TOTALS           4.46              3.56    0.90     3.09
DAILY AVG.       0.14              0.11    0.03     0.10
DAYS >= .01        15               9.3     5.7        8
DAYS >= .10        10               5.7     4.3        6
DAYS >= .50         2               2.0     0.0        2
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.0     0.0        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.15                               1.81

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0                                0.0
DAYS >= TRACE       0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0                                0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        0
COOLING TOTAL     399               324      75      330
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/210    DATE  08/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/200    DATE  08/15

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     76

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               18     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      2

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

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PW


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