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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
435 AM EST WED JAN 1 2014

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...THE POUGHKEEPSIE NY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1949 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            68   12/22                         58  12/03
LOWEST              2   12/17                         11  12/31
AVG. MAXIMUM     40.3              40.3     0.0     43.7
AVG. MINIMUM     22.5              21.9     0.6     27.5
MEAN             31.4              31.1     0.3     35.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      8               5.6     2.4        1
DAYS MIN <= 32     27              26.7     0.3       22
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.5    -0.5        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.65   1973
 MINIMUM         0.54   1955
TOTALS           3.33              3.53   -0.20     4.22
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.11    0.00     0.14
DAYS >= .01        13              10.5     2.5       16
DAYS >= .10         8               7.0     1.0        8
DAYS >= .50         3               2.6     0.4        4
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.6    -0.6        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.84   12/29 TO 12/29

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1035              1051     -16      904
 SINCE 7/1       2278              2329     -51     2050
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1        829               672     157      895

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              3.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/280    DATE  12/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    30/290    DATE  12/16

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                3     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               12     SLEET                      0
FOG                      21     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      9
HAZE                     16

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

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