Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS
722 AM CDT SAT JUN 6 2015

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...THE NEW ORLEANS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1946 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              96   05/28/1953
                        05/31/1951
 LOW               41   05/13/1960
HIGHEST            91   05/21                         89  05/26
                                                          05/25
LOWEST             62   05/01                         54  05/16
                                                          05/15
AVG. MAXIMUM     86.0              85.2     0.8     83.9
AVG. MINIMUM     70.5              68.1     2.4     66.2
MEAN             78.2              76.7     1.5     75.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      2               3.7    -1.7        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
 MINIMUM
TOTALS           9.14              4.63    4.51     8.35
DAILY AVG.       0.29              0.15    0.14     0.27
DAYS >= .01        12               7.7     4.3        9
DAYS >= .10        10               5.1     4.9        5
DAYS >= .50         5               2.4     2.6        3
DAYS >= 1.00        4               1.4     2.6        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.98   05/15 TO 05/15

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL
 24 HR TOTAL
 SNOW DEPTH
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0                 T     0.0        T
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                  0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   05/31 TO 05/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        0
 SINCE 7/1       1274              1280      -6     1581
COOLING TOTAL     419               362      57      320
 SINCE 1/1        829               619     210      523
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    44/300    DATE  05/27
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    55/300    DATE  05/27

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            4
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             20
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               14     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      0
HAZE                      6

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

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