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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
537 AM EDT FRI NOV 1 2013

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...THE ALBANY NY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 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              91   10/05/1941
 LOW               16   10/24/1969
HIGHEST            78   10/01        62      16       74  10/05
LOWEST             28   10/29        39     -11       25  10/13
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.8              59.8     3.0     61.5
AVG. MINIMUM     42.4              39.6     2.8     45.1
MEAN             52.6              49.7     2.9     53.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      6               6.2    -0.2        3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        13.48   1869
 MINIMUM         0.09   1924
TOTALS           2.29              3.68   -1.39     3.40
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.12   -0.05     0.11
DAYS >= .01         9              10.4    -1.4       14
DAYS >= .10         5               6.2    -1.2        4
DAYS >= .50         2               2.5    -0.5        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.8    -0.8        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.94   10/07 TO 10/07

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            6.5   1987
 24 HR TOTAL      6.5   10/04/1987 TO 10/04/1987
 SNOW DEPTH         4   10/30/2011
                        10/29/2011
TOTALS            0.0                 T     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0                 T     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                  0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   10/31 TO 10/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     375               478    -103      358
 SINCE 7/1        547               645     -98      486
COOLING TOTAL       0                 4      -4        0
 SINCE 1/1        763               598     165      814

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/24/1963
 LATEST       05/27/1969
EARLIEST                        10/10
LATEST                          04/28
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/250    DATE  10/07
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/250    DATE  10/07

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      0

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

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