Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
302 AM EDT SUN SEP 1 2013

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...THE ALBANY NY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1874 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             102   08/07/1918
 LOW               34   08/29/1982
HIGHEST            88   08/21        81       7       92  08/04
LOWEST             50   08/25        58      -8       49  08/30
                        08/15
AVG. MAXIMUM     80.0              80.4    -0.4     83.0
AVG. MINIMUM     59.3              59.9    -0.6     61.5
MEAN             69.6              70.1    -0.5     72.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               1.4    -1.4        2
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        10.59   1871
 MINIMUM         0.53   1876
TOTALS           2.70              3.46   -0.76     2.60
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.11   -0.02     0.08
DAYS >= .01         8              10.7    -2.7       10
DAYS >= .10         5               6.8    -1.8        5
DAYS >= .50         2               2.3    -0.3        3
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.7     0.3        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.21   08/13

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       4                18     -14        2
 SINCE 7/1          6                23     -17        2
COOLING TOTAL     155               177     -22      233
 SINCE 1/1        698               543     155      754
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/270    DATE  08/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/280    DATE  08/22

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      19     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      2

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

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