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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI, FL
951 AM EDT FRI SEP 1 2017

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...THE FORT LAUDERDALE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1912 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             100   08/04/1944
 LOW               66   08/20/1981
                        08/17/1974
                        08/04/1937
HIGHEST            92   08/29                         93
                        08/28
                        08/16
LOWEST             74   08/25                         73
                        08/24
                        08/10
AVG. MAXIMUM     90.1              90.4    -0.3     89.4
AVG. MINIMUM     78.6              78.8    -0.2     78.2
MEAN             84.4              84.6    -0.2     83.8
DAYS MAX >= 90     25                                 16
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        15.48   1995
 MINIMUM         0.98   1987
TOTALS          14.54              7.44    7.10     7.17
DAILY AVG.       0.47              0.24    0.23     0.23
DAYS >= .01        14                                 22
DAYS >= .10        11                                 15
DAYS >= .50         7                                  5
DAYS >= 1.00        5                                  2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.43   08/10 TO 08/10              1.57

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     611               607       4      592
 SINCE 1/1       3327              3166     161     3201
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/250    DATE  08/28
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/220    DATE  08/28

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            6
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             20
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     77

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             19     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                8     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
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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.................DATA FOR HOLLYWOOD...AUGUST 2017..............
.....NORMALS USED FOR COMPARISON ARE FORT LAUDERDALE AP (FLL).....


...TEMPERATURE DATA...

AVERAGE FOR THE MONTH .... 83.4 OR 1.2 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.
AVERAGE MAXIMUM .......... 89.5 OR 0.9 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.
AVERAGE MINIMUM........... 77.4 OR 1.4 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH: 92 DEGREES ON THE 5TH, 6TH, 16TH, 29TH.
LOWEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH: 73 DEGREES ON THE 3RD, 11TH, 26TH.


...PRECIPITATION...

TOTAL FOR THE MONTH 11.46 INCHES OR 4.02 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.
TOTAL FOR THE YEAR 43.95 INCHES OR 2.88 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.
GREATEST 24-HOUR PERIOD RAINFALL 5.60 INCHES ON THE 25TH.

NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.01 INCHES OR MORE ...  14.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.10 INCHES OR MORE ...  12.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.50 INCHES OR MORE ...  4.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 1.00 INCHES OR MORE ...  3.

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