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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
530 PM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...AUGUST 2015 CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY FOR BAKERSFIELD AND FRESNO...
...100-DEGREE DAYS SO FAR...
...RAINFALL DEPARTURES...

   NOTE...DATA ARE PROVISIONAL AND SUBJECT TO REVISION BY THE
          NATIONAL CLIMATIC DATA CENTER

........................BAKERSFIELD...........FRESNO

RAINFALL
MONTH
 AUGUST 2015............0.....................0
 NORMAL AUGUST..........0.04 INCH.............0.01 INCH
 DEPARTURE FROM NRML...-0.04 INCH............-0.01 INCH
 PERCENT OF NORMAL......0.....................0
RAIN SEASON /JULY 1 TO JUNE 30/
 THROUGH AUG 2015.......0.04 INCH.............0.43 INCH
 NORMAL THROUGH AUG.....0.04 INCH.............0.02 INCH
 DEPARTURE FROM NRML....0.....................0.41 INCH
 PERCENT OF NORMAL.....100.0................2150.0
WATER YEAR /OCTOBER 1 TO SEPTEMBER 30/
 THROUGH AUG 2015.......5.33 INCHES...........6.85 INCHES
 NORMAL THROUGH AUG.....6.39 INCHES..........11.33 INCHES
 DEPARTURE FROM NRML...-1.06 INCH............-4.45 INCHES
 PERCENT OF NORMAL......83.4..................60.5

TEMPERATURE
AVERAGE HIGH
 AUGUST 2015............97.4..................97.1
 NORMAL AUGUST..........95.8..................97.1
 DEPARTURE...............1.6...................0
 HIGHEST.................109...................108
 DATE...................17TH..................17TH
AVERAGE LOW
 AUGUST 2015............70.6..................67.6
 NORMAL AUGUST..........69.0..................66.2
 DEPARTURE...............1.6...................1.4
 LOWEST...................64....................62
 DATE....................5TH...................5TH
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
 AUGUST 2015............84.0..................82.4
 NORMAL AUGUST..........82.4..................81.7
 DEPARTURE...............1.6...................0.7

&&

RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN IN AUGUST

BAKERSFIELD

17TH...RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE FOR THE DATE OF 109 DEGREES. THE OLD
       RECORD WAS 107 DEGREES...SET IN 1992.

FRESNO

NO TEMPERATURE OR RAINFALL RECORDS WERE BROKEN OR TIED AT
   FRESNO-YOSEMITE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT DURING AUGUST 2015.

&&

100-DEGREE DAYS SO FAR

        BAKERSFIELD       FRESNO

MAY           1              0
JUNE         13             11
JULY          8             11
AUGUST        8             10

TOTAL        30             32   /THROUGH AUGUST 31ST/

&&

RAINFALL DEPARTURES

                                   BAKERSFIELD       FRESNO

LAST MONTH.......ACTUAL.............0.................0
                 NORMAL.............0.04 INCH.........0.01 INCH
                 DEPARTURE.........-0.04 INCH........-0.01 INCH
                 PCT OF NORMAL......0.................0

LAST 3 MONTHS....ACTUAL.............0.04 INCH.........0.44 INCH
                 NORMAL.............0.12 INCH.........0.23 INCH
                 DEPARTURE.........-0.08 INCH.........0.21 INCH
                 PCT OF NORMAL......33.3.............191.3

LAST 6 MONTHS....ACTUAL.............1.07 INCH.........2.32 INCH
                 NORMAL.............2.03 INCHES.......3.64 INCHES
                 DEPARTURE.........-0.96 INCH........-1.32 INCH
                 PCT OF NORMAL......52.7..............63.7

LAST 12 MONTHS...ACTUAL.............5.34 INCHES.......7.03 INCHES
                 NORMAL.............6.47 INCHES......11.50 INCHES
                 DEPARTURE.........-1.13 INCHES......-4.47 INCHES
                 PCT OF NORMAL......82.5..............61.1

SINCE JAN 1ST....ACTUAL.............2.66 INCHES.......3.66 INCHES
                 NORMAL.............4.43 INCHES.......7.86 INCHES
                 DEPARTURE.........-1.77 INCH........-4.20 INCHES
                 PCT OF NORMAL......60.0..............46.6

&&

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SANGER/OCHS/ROWE

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