Climatological Report (Monthly)
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454 CXUS52 KRAH 011432 CLMGSO CLIMATE REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC 1005 AM EDT MON MAY 1 2017 ................................... ...THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2017... CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010 CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1903 TO 2017 WEATHER OBSERVED NORMAL DEPART LAST YEAR`S VALUE DATE(S) VALUE FROM VALUE NORMAL ............................................................. TEMPERATURE (F) RECORD HIGH 95 04/28/1915 LOW 21 04/04/1943 HIGHEST 86 04/29 87 04/21 LOWEST 37 04/08 29 AVG. MAXIMUM 73.9 70.2 3.7 71.8 AVG. MINIMUM 53.8 47.3 6.5 48.7 MEAN 63.8 58.8 5.0 60.3 DAYS MAX >= 90 0 0 DAYS MAX <= 32 0 0 DAYS MIN <= 32 0 2 DAYS MIN <= 0 0 0 PRECIPITATION (INCHES) RECORD MAXIMUM 8.05 1918 TOTALS 5.74 3.57 2.17 2.20 DAYS >= .01 12 DAYS >= .10 7 DAYS >= .50 3 DAYS >= 1.00 2 GREATEST 24 HR. TOTAL 2.44 04/24 TO 04/24 SNOWFALL (INCHES) RECORDS TOTAL T 2013 5 0 SNOW DEPTH MM MM TOTALS 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 SINCE 7/1 8.0 SNOWDEPTH AVG. 0 DAYS >= TRACE 0 DAYS >= 1.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 DEGREE_DAYS HEATING TOTAL 116 221 -105 185 SINCE 7/1 2722 3546 -824 2839 COOLING TOTAL 88 33 55 51 SINCE 1/1 100 38 62 77 .............................................................. WIND (MPH) AVERAGE WIND SPEED 9.4 HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 36/240 DATE 04/06 HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION 45/200 DATE 04/06 SKY COVER POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT) MM AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.60 NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR 3 NUMBER OF DAYS PC 19 NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY 8 AVERAGE RH (PERCENT) 70 WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH THUNDERSTORM 3 MIXED PRECIP 0 HEAVY RAIN 3 RAIN 7 LIGHT RAIN 15 FREEZING RAIN 0 LT FREEZING RAIN 0 HAIL 0 HEAVY SNOW 0 SNOW 0 LIGHT SNOW 0 SLEET 0 FOG 13 FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE 1 HAZE 3 - INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS. R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED. MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING. T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT. && A RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 68 DEGREES WAS SET AT PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT ON APRIL 30. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS RECORD OF 64 DEGREES, SET IN 1970. A RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 72 DEGREES WAS SET AT PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT ON APRIL 29. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS RECORD OF 65 DEGREES, SET IN 1956. A RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 65 DEGREES WAS SET AT PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT ON APRIL 28. THIS TIED THE PREVIOUS RECORD, LAST SET IN 1980. A RECORD DAILY RAINFALL OF 2.44 INCHES WAS SET AT PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT ON APRIL 24. THIS BROKE THE OLD RECORD OF 1.65 INCHES, SET IN 1987. THE APRIL MEAN TEMPERATURE OF 63.8 DEGREES IS THE WARMEST ON RECORD. THE OLD RECORD WAS 63.3 FROM 1967. A MONTHLY HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 72 WAS SET ON APRIL 29. THE OLD RECORD WAS 68.0 LAST MET ON APRIL 27, 2011. $$

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