Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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027 CXUS52 KRAH 011147 CCA CLMRDU CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED TO ADD RECORDS NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC 742 AM EDT THU SEP 1 2016 ................................... ...THE RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016... CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010 CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1887 TO 2016 WEATHER OBSERVED NORMAL DEPART LAST YEAR`S VALUE DATE(S) VALUE FROM VALUE NORMAL ............................................................. TEMPERATURE (F) RECORD HIGH 105 08/21/2007 08/18/1988 00/00/2068 LOW 46 08/30/1965 HIGHEST 99 08/26 97 LOWEST 64 08/24 60 AVG. MAXIMUM 91.9 88.4 3.5 88.3 AVG. MINIMUM 72.3 68.6 3.7 67.6 MEAN 82.1 78.5 3.6 77.9 DAYS MAX >= 90 23 11 DAYS MAX <= 32 0 0 DAYS MIN <= 32 0 0 DAYS MIN <= 0 0 0 PRECIPITATION (INCHES) RECORD MAXIMUM 12.18 1986 TOTALS 3.01 4.26 -1.25 4.82 DAYS >= .01 8 DAYS >= .10 7 DAYS >= .50 2 DAYS >= 1.00 1 GREATEST 24 HR. TOTAL 1.20 08/04 TO 08/05 DEGREE_DAYS HEATING TOTAL 0 1 -1 0 SINCE 7/1 0 1 -1 0 COOLING TOTAL 538 419 119 409 SINCE 1/1 1668 1441 227 .............................................................. WIND (MPH) AVERAGE WIND SPEED 5.3 HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 28/230 DATE 08/17 HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION 33/220 DATE 08/17 SKY COVER POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT) 0 AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.60 NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR 7 NUMBER OF DAYS PC 17 NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY 7 AVERAGE RH (PERCENT) 71 WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH THUNDERSTORM 11 MIXED PRECIP 0 HEAVY RAIN 5 RAIN 4 LIGHT RAIN 10 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 0 HAZE 2 - 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 77 WAS SET AT RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT ON AUGUST 13. THIS TIED THE RECORD LAST SET IN 1999. A RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 75 WAS SET AT RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT ON AUGUST 17. THIS TIED THE RECORD LAST SET IN 1997. A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 98 WAS SET AT RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT ON AUGUST 27. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS RECORD OF 97 SET IN 1948. $$

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