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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
800 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE ALBANY NY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1874 TO 2014

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            86   08/26        81       5       88  08/21
                        08/11
                        08/05
LOWEST             49   08/29        58      -9       50  08/25
                                                          08/15
AVG. MAXIMUM     79.3              80.4    -1.1     80.0
AVG. MINIMUM     59.3              59.9    -0.6     59.3
MEAN             69.3              70.1    -0.8     69.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               1.4    -1.4        0
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           1.58              3.46   -1.88     2.70
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.11   -0.06     0.09
DAYS >= .01        10              10.7    -0.7        8
DAYS >= .10         4               6.8    -2.8        5
DAYS >= .50         0               2.3    -2.3        2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.7    -0.7        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.49   08/21 TO 08/21

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       8                18     -10        4
 SINCE 7/1          8                23     -15        6
COOLING TOTAL     147               177     -30      155
 SINCE 1/1        567               543      24      698

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    38/100    DATE  08/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/090    DATE  08/05

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      20     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      3

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

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