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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
918 AM EDT SUN SEP 1 2013

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...THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1903 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             103   08/18/1988
 LOW               45   08/30/1986
HIGHEST            90   08/12                         93
                        08/11
                        08/10
LOWEST             56   08/26                         61
AVG. MAXIMUM     82.9              86.3    -3.4     85.5
AVG. MINIMUM     66.5              68.0    -1.5     67.5
MEAN             74.7              77.1    -2.4     76.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      4                                  7
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.53   1939
TOTALS           5.65              3.88    1.77     6.58
DAYS >= .01        13
DAYS >= .10         8
DAYS >= .50         2
DAYS >= 1.00        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.06   08/17 TO 08/18

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       2                 1       1        0
 SINCE 7/1          2                 1       1        0
COOLING TOTAL     310               377     -67      364
 SINCE 1/1       1159              1262    -103     1419
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/300    DATE  08/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/100    DATE  08/07

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            1
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             18
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         12

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     75

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                8     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      23     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      7

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

&&

THIS HIGH TEMPERATURE ON AUGUST 17TH WAS 65 DEGREES. THIS BREAKS THE
RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 69 DEGREES FOR THIS DATE SET IN 1992.

THE RAINFALL ON AUGUST 17TH WAS 2.90 INCHES. THIS BREAKS THE RECORD OF
2.63 INCHES FOR THIS DATE SET IN 1955.


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