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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service HANFORD CA
111 PM PDT Tue Apr 4 2017

...MARCH 2017 CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY FOR BAKERSFIELD AND FRESNO...

...Rainfall Departures...

   Note...Data are provisional and subject to revision by the
   National Centers for Environmental Information.

.......................Bakersfield...........Fresno

Rainfall Month
Mar 2017..............0.16 Inch.............1.08 Inches
Normal Mar............1.21 Inches...........2.03 Inches
Departure from Nrml..-1.05 Inches..........-0.95 Inch
Percent of Normal.....13.2..................53.2

Rain Season (July 1 thru June 30)
Through Mar 2017.......7.41 Inches..........13.66 Inches
Normal Through Mar.....5.69 Inches...........9.91 Inches
Departure from Nrml....1.72 Inches...........3.75 Inches
Percent of Normal.....161.2.................137.8

Water Year /October 1 TO September 30/
Through Mar 2017.......7.41 Inches..........13.66 Inches
Departure from Nrml....1.84 Inches...........3.91 Inches
Percent of Normal.....166.3.................140.1

Temperature Average High
Mar 2017...............72.4..................70.3
Normal Mar.............68.7..................67.6
Departure...............3.7...................2.7
Highest..................90....................87
Date...................15th..................14th
Average Low
Mar 2017...............47.4..................47.2
Normal Mar.............46.5..................45.6
Departure...............0.9...................1.6
Lowest...................34....................34
Date....................6th...................6th
Average Temperature
Mar 2017...............59.9..................58.8
Normal Mar.............57.6..................56.6
Departure...............2.3...................2.2


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Number of Days with Minimum Temperature of 32 degrees or lower

             Bakersfield      Fresno

Nov 2016............0..............0
Nov Average.........1..............1
Dec 2016............3..............8
Dec Average.........6..............6
Jan 2017............0..............2
Jan Average.........5..............6
Feb 2017............0..............1
Feb Average.........1..............2
Mar 2017............0..............0
Mar Average.........0..............0

Season total........3.............11
(since Nov 1)
Season average.....13.............15
(since Nov 1)

First Date of Minimum Temperature of 32 degrees or lower

Bakersfield...Dec 18th. Average...Dec 3rd.
Fresno........Dec 7th.  Average...Dec 2nd.

Last Date of Minimum Temperature of 32 degrees or lower

Bakersfield...Average...Feb 8th.
Fresno........Average...Feb 7th.

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Records Tied or Broken in Mar 2017

Bakersfield...

No daily records set. However, March 2017 is now the 10th driest
March on record at Bakersfield Meadows Field Airport.

Fresno...

None.

&&

Rainfall Departures

                                   Bakersfield       Fresno

Last Month.......Actual.............0.16 Inch.........1.08 Inches
                 Normal.............1.21 Inches.......2.03 Inches
                 Departure.........-1.05 Inches......-0.95 Inch
                 Pct of Normal......13.2..............53.2

Last 3 Months....Actual.............4.38 Inches.......9.10 Inches
                 Normal.............3.61 Inches.......6.25 Inches
                 Departure..........0.77 Inch.........2.85 Inches
                 Pct of Normal.....121.3.............145.6

Last 6 Months....Actual.............7.41 Inches......13.66 Inches
                 Normal.............5.57 Inches.......9.91 Inches
                 Departure..........1.84 Inches.......3.75 Inches
                 Pct of Normal.....133.0.............137.8

Last 12 Months...Actual.............8.93 Inches......15.07 Inches
                 Normal.............6.47 Inches......11.50 Inches
                 Departure..........2.46 Inches.......3.57 Inches
                 Pct of Normal.....138.0.............131.0

Since Jan 1st....Actual.............4.38 Inches.......9.10 Inches
                 Normal.............3.61 Inches.......6.25 Inches
                 Departure..........0.77 Inch.........2.85 Inches
                 Pct of Normal.....121.3.............145.6

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