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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
227 AM EDT SUN JUN 1 2014

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...THE POUGHKEEPSIE NY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1949 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            89   05/27                         93  05/31
LOWEST             35   05/07                         30  05/14
AVG. MAXIMUM     72.7              71.3     1.4     72.5
AVG. MINIMUM     49.4              46.3     3.1     46.6
MEAN             61.1              58.8     2.3     59.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.5    -0.5        3
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.9    -0.9        1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.81   1989
 MINIMUM         0.94   1964
TOTALS           2.57              4.41   -1.84     4.19
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.14   -0.06     0.14
DAYS >= .01        13              12.5     0.5       11
DAYS >= .10         6               7.9    -1.9        8
DAYS >= .50         1               2.8    -1.8        3
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.2    -0.2        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.74   04/30 TO 05/01

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     140               223     -83      215
 SINCE 7/1       6344              6162     182     5683
COOLING TOTAL      27                31      -4       53
 SINCE 1/1         33                36      -3       53

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/15/1963
 LATEST       05/25/1949
EARLIEST                        10/09
LATEST                          04/29
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/270    DATE  05/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/270    DATE  05/04

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      5

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

RECORDS FOR POUGHKEEPSIE DATE BACK TO 1949...HOWEVER DATA IS MISSING FROM
JANUARY 1993 TO JULY 2000.

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