Climatological Report (Monthly)
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000 CXUS52 KRAH 011158 CLMGSO CLIMATE REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC 743 AM EDT WED JUN 1 2016 ................................... ...THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2016... CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010 CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1903 TO 2016 WEATHER OBSERVED NORMAL DEPART LAST YEAR`S VALUE DATE(S) VALUE FROM VALUE NORMAL ............................................................. TEMPERATURE (F) RECORD HIGH 100 05/12/1916 05/27/1911 LOW 32 05/08/1989 05/02/1963 HIGHEST 86 05/31 87 05/26 05/25 LOWEST 43 05/16 45 AVG. MAXIMUM 76.4 77.5 -1.1 81.0 AVG. MINIMUM 56.9 56.1 0.8 59.9 MEAN 66.6 66.8 -0.2 70.5 DAYS MAX >= 90 0 0 DAYS MAX <= 32 0 0 DAYS MIN <= 32 0 0 DAYS MIN <= 0 0 0 PRECIPITATION (INCHES) RECORD MAXIMUM 10.88 1905 TOTALS 8.67 3.38 5.29 3.06 DAYS >= .01 13 DAYS >= .10 9 DAYS >= .50 7 DAYS >= 1.00 5 GREATEST 24 HR. TOTAL 2.74 05/02 TO 05/03 DEGREE_DAYS HEATING TOTAL 67 66 1 20 SINCE 7/1 2906 3612 -706 3695 COOLING TOTAL 123 121 2 197 SINCE 1/1 200 159 41 234 .............................................................. WIND (MPH) AVERAGE WIND SPEED 6.4 HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 30/320 DATE 05/12 HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION 41/220 DATE 05/02 SKY COVER POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT) MM AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.70 NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR 4 NUMBER OF DAYS PC 13 NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY 14 AVERAGE RH (PERCENT) 69 WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH THUNDERSTORM 6 MIXED PRECIP 0 HEAVY RAIN 7 RAIN 8 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 3 - INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS. R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED. MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING. T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT. && A RECORD DAILY RAINFALL TOTAL OF 1.47 INCHES WAS SET AT THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT MAY 2. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 1.27 SET IN 1939. THE MONTHLY PRECIPITATION DURING MAY 2016 AT THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT WAS 8.67. THIS IS THE SECOND WETTEST MAY ON RECORD. $$

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