Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLMCHS

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
253 PM EST THU JAN 1 2015

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...THE NORTH CHARLESTON SC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1938 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              83   12/11/1972
 LOW                8   12/13/1962
HIGHEST            78   12/28                         82  12/23
                                                          12/06
LOWEST             27   12/12                         30  12/13
AVG. MAXIMUM     63.5              61.6     1.9     67.6
AVG. MINIMUM     42.7              40.1     2.6     45.0
MEAN             53.1              50.8     2.3     56.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      3               7.2    -4.2        2
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.56   1941
 MINIMUM         0.35   2008
TOTALS           3.40              3.11    0.29     2.15
DAYS >= .01        10               8.7     1.3       10
DAYS >= .10         8               5.7     2.3        3
DAYS >= .50         3               2.2     0.8        2
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.7     0.3        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.06   12/23 TO 12/24

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.3    -0.3
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.3    -0.3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     358               446     -88      295
 SINCE 7/1        696               738     -42      600
COOLING TOTAL       0                 7      -7       34
 SINCE 1/1       2769              2304     465     2463
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/200
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/210


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      22     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      2

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

&&

NO RECORDS WERE ESTABLISHED DURING THE MONTH.

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