Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
358 PM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE GALVESTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1875 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             100   08/27/2011
                        08/31/2000
                        08/25/1924
 LOW               67   08/25/1966
                        08/25/1930
                        08/27/1913

HIGHEST            97   08/12        MM      MM       97  08/25
LOWEST             73   08/20        MM      MM       74  08/28
                                                          08/13

AVG. MAXIMUM     91.9              90.3     1.6     90.7
AVG. MINIMUM     80.3              79.7     0.6     80.0
MEAN             86.1              85.0     1.1     85.4

DAYS MAX >= 90     23              16.6     6.4       24
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        19.08   1915
 MINIMUM         0.00   1902

TOTALS           6.40              4.39    2.01     4.95
DAILY AVG.       0.21              0.14    0.07     0.16

DAYS >= .01         9                MM      MM       11
DAYS >= .10         4                MM      MM        6
DAYS >= .50         3                MM      MM        2
DAYS >= 1.00        3                MM      MM        1

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     661               620      41      641
 SINCE 1/1       2591              2394     197     2327
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/340    DATE  08/25
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/330    DATE  08/25

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              9     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     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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