Climatological Report (Monthly)
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000 CXUS52 KRAH 020729 CLMRDU CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC 1026 AM EDT TUE APR 1 2014 ................................... ...THE RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2014... CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010 CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1887 TO 2014 WEATHER OBSERVED NORMAL DEPART LAST YEAR`S VALUE DATE(S) VALUE FROM VALUE NORMAL ............................................................. TEMPERATURE (F) RECORD HIGH 94 03/29/1907 LOW 11 03/02/1980 03/06/1960 HIGHEST 79 03/11 78 LOWEST 16 03/04 23 AVG. MAXIMUM 57.9 63.4 -5.5 55.9 AVG. MINIMUM 34.0 39.9 -5.9 33.9 MEAN 46.0 51.6 -5.6 44.9 DAYS MAX >= 90 0 0 DAYS MAX <= 32 0 0 DAYS MIN <= 32 15 14 DAYS MIN <= 0 0 0 PRECIPITATION (INCHES) RECORD MAXIMUM 7.78 1973 TOTALS 5.06 4.11 0.95 2.95 DAYS >= .01 12 DAYS >= .10 9 DAYS >= .50 2 DAYS >= 1.00 1 GREATEST 24 HR. TOTAL 1.72 03/07 TO 03/07 SNOWFALL (INCHES) RECORDS TOTAL 17.8 1927 SNOW DEPTH 11 1980 TOTALS 0.2 0.5 -0.3 0.0 SINCE 7/1 5.8 SNOWDEPTH AVG. 0 DAYS >= TRACE 4 DAYS >= 1.0 0 0.1 -0.1 0 DEGREE_DAYS HEATING TOTAL 583 424 159 615 SINCE 7/1 3284 2996 288 3061 COOLING TOTAL 0 11 -11 0 SINCE 1/1 0 12 -12 .............................................................. WIND (MPH) AVERAGE WIND SPEED 7.1 HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 29/220 DATE 03/12 HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION 37/270 DATE 03/30 SKY COVER POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT) MM AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.60 NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR 6 NUMBER OF DAYS PC 12 NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY 13 AVERAGE RH (PERCENT) 61 WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH THUNDERSTORM 1 MIXED PRECIP 0 HEAVY RAIN 3 RAIN 8 LIGHT RAIN 12 FREEZING RAIN 0 LT FREEZING RAIN 3 HAIL 0 HEAVY SNOW 0 SNOW 2 LIGHT SNOW 2 SLEET 5 FOG 16 FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE 3 HAZE 1 - INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS. R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED. MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING. T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT. && MARCH 7TH: RECORD RAINFALL OF 1.72 INCHES WAS SET AT THE RALEIGH DURHAM INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT BREAKING THE OLD RECORD OF 1.63 INCHES SET IN 1941. $$

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