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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
443 PM PDT THU SEP 1 2016


...AUGUST 2016 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
Aug 2016..............0.00 Inch.............0.00 Inch
Normal Aug............0.04 Inch.............0.01 Inch
Departure from Nrml..-0.04 Inch............-0.01 Inch
Percent of Normal......0.0..................0.0

Rain Season (July 1 thru June 30)
Through Aug 2016.......0.00 Inch.............0.00 Inch
Normal Through Aug.....0.04 Inch.............0.02 Inch
Departure from Nrml...-0.04 Inch............-0.02 Inch
Percent of Normal.......0.0...................0.0

Water Year /October 1 TO September 30/
Through Aug 2016.......5.43 Inches..........14.29 Inches
Departure from Nrml...-0.96 Inch.............2.96 Inches
Percent of Normal......85.0.................126.1

&&

Temperature

Average High
Aug 2016...............99.2..................98.3
Normal Aug.............95.8..................97.1
Departure...............4.1...................1.2
Highest.................107...................107
Date...................15th..................14th

Average Low
Aug 2016...............71.4..................66.7
Normal Aug.............69.0..................66.2
Departure...............2.4...................0.5
Lowest...................64....................61
Date...................27th..................27th

Average Month
Aug 2016...............85.3..................82.5
Normal Aug.............82.4..................81.7
Departure...............2.9...................0.8

&&

Records Tied or Broken in August 2016

Bakersfield...None.

Fresno...None.

&&

Number of Days With Highs of 100 Degrees or Above So Far This Year

           Bakersfield      Fresno

Jan-Apr         0             0
Normal Jan-Apr  0             0
May             0             0
Normal May      1             1
June           15            12
Normal Jun      5             6
July           15            14
Normal Jul     13            14
August         13            13
Normal Aug     10            11
Normal Sep      4             4
Normal Oct-Dec  0             0

Total 2016          43            39
Normal Year         29            32
(Thru August)
Normal Calendar Yr  33            36

First Dates of Maximum Temperature of 100 Degrees or Higher

Bakersfield...Normal...May 31st.
Fresno........Normal...Jun 1st.

&&

Rainfall Departures

                                   Bakersfield       Fresno

Last Month.......Actual.............0.00 Inch.........0.00 Inch
                 Normal.............0.04 Inch.........0.01 Inch
                 Departure.........-0.04 Inch........-0.01 Inch
                 Pct of Normal.......0.0...............0.0

Last 3 Months....Actual.............0.00 Inch.........0.06 Inch
                 Normal.............0.12 Inch.........0.23 Inch
                 Departure.........-0.12 Inch........-0.17 Inch
                 Pct of Normal.......0.0..............26.1

Last 6 Months....Actual.............1.97 Inches.......4.34 Inches
                 Normal.............2.06 Inches.......3.64 Inches
                 Departure.........-0.06 Inch.........0.70 Inch
                 Pct of Normal......95.6.............119.2

Last 12 Months...Actual.............5.43 Inches......14.41 Inches
                 Normal.............6.47 Inches......11.50 Inches
                 Departure.........-1.04 Inches.......2.91 Inches
                 Pct of Normal......83.9.............125.3

Since Jan 1st....Actual.............4.10 Inches.......9.09 Inches
                 Normal.............4.43 Inches.......7.86 Inches
                 Departure.........-0.33 Inch.........1.23 Inches
                 Pct of Normal......92.6.............115.6

&&

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