Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
403 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

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...THE NORTH CHARLESTON SC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1938 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              99   05/21/1938
 LOW               36   05/02/1963
HIGHEST            92   05/21                         97  05/23
                        05/19
LOWEST             48   05/02                         51  05/17
AVG. MAXIMUM     83.4              83.2     0.2     86.6
AVG. MINIMUM     63.1              61.8     1.3     65.5
MEAN             73.3              72.5     0.8     76.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      5               3.5     1.5       12
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         9.28   1957
 MINIMUM         0.07   1941
TOTALS           1.36              3.02   -1.66     1.49
DAYS >= .01         5               7.8    -2.8        5
DAYS >= .10         3               5.1    -2.1        3
DAYS >= .50         1               2.3    -1.3        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.9    -0.9        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.77   05/07

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0
SINCE 7/1           T               0.5    -0.5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       4                12      -8        0
 SINCE 7/1       1947              1975     -28     1875
COOLING TOTAL     269               244      25      352
 SINCE 1/1        433               362      71      510
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/190
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/200


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                6     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      1

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

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RECORDS ESTABLISHED DURING THE MONTH:

*MAY 12 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 72 DEGREES

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