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

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CLMHOU

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
902 AM CDT MON MAY 1 2017

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...THE HOUSTON INTERCONTINENTAL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              95   04/28/1987
 LOW               31   04/03/1987
                        04/10/1973
HIGHEST            91   04/26        79      12       86  04/29
                                                          04/27
LOWEST             50   04/06        58      -8       42  04/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     82.3              79.6     2.7     78.9
AVG. MINIMUM     61.2              59.4     1.8     59.1
MEAN             71.8              69.5     2.3     69.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      2               0.7     1.3        0
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        14.39   2016
 MINIMUM         0.11   2011
TOTALS           1.68              3.31   -1.63    14.39
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.11   -0.05     0.48
DAYS >= .01         8               6.8     1.2       15
DAYS >= .10         5               3.9     1.1        8
DAYS >= .50         1               1.9    -0.9        7
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.1    -1.1        1

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.1    -0.1      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                  0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   04/30 TO 04/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       1                37     -36       20
 SINCE 7/1        653              1366    -713     1017
COOLING TOTAL     211               172      39      143
 SINCE 1/1        548               281     267      279
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.6
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   5/151
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/010    DATE  04/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/150    DATE  04/29

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN               12     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      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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...THE HOUSTON/HOBBY AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1930 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              94   04/27/2011
                        04/28/1948
                        05/29/1996
 LOW               32   04/13/1940
HIGHEST            91   04/26                        87  04/30
LOWEST             50   04/06                         47  04/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     81.0              78.8     2.2     80.3
AVG. MINIMUM     62.9              60.9     2.0     62.7
MEAN             71.9              69.8     2.1     71.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               0.3     0.7        0
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        15.61   2009
 MINIMUM            T   2011
TOTALS           2.98              3.25   -0.27     8.95
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.11   -0.01     0.30
DAYS >= .01         9               7.1     1.9       12
DAYS >= .10         4               3.5     0.5        9
DAYS >= .50         2               2.0     0.0        6
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.0     0.0        1

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0                 T     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                  0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   04/30 TO 04/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       1                28     -27        8
 SINCE 7/1        541              1219    -678      790
COOLING TOTAL     217               173      44      210
 SINCE 1/1        576               280     296      389
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   4/150
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/010    DATE  04/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/360    DATE  04/11

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
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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