Climatological Report (Monthly)
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562 CXUS52 KRAH 011155 CLMRDU CLIMATE REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC 747 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016 ................................... ...THE RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 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 95 04/23/1980 04/18/1896 LOW 23 04/10/1985 04/09/1972 HIGHEST 88 04/19 84 LOWEST 29 04/10 33 04/06 AVG. MAXIMUM 72.2 72.4 -0.2 72.5 AVG. MINIMUM 49.1 48.0 1.1 50.6 MEAN 60.6 60.2 0.4 61.6 DAYS MAX >= 90 0 0 DAYS MAX <= 32 0 0 DAYS MIN <= 32 2 0 DAYS MIN <= 0 0 0 PRECIPITATION (INCHES) RECORD MAXIMUM 7.95 1895 TOTALS 2.98 2.92 0.06 5.26 DAYS >= .01 7 DAYS >= .10 5 DAYS >= .50 3 DAYS >= 1.00 1 GREATEST 24 HR. TOTAL 1.02 04/22 TO 04/23 SNOWFALL (INCHES) RECORDS TOTAL 10.0 1915 5 0 SNOW DEPTH 0 MM TOTALS 0.0 0.1 -0.1 0.0 SINCE 7/1 1.4 SNOWDEPTH AVG. 0 DAYS >= TRACE 0 DAYS >= 1.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 DEGREE_DAYS HEATING TOTAL 180 193 -13 148 SINCE 7/1 2557 3189 -632 3464 COOLING TOTAL 57 49 8 52 SINCE 1/1 95 61 34 .............................................................. WIND (MPH) AVERAGE WIND SPEED 8.0 HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 32/230 DATE 04/07 HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION 43/290 DATE 04/09 SKY COVER POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT) MM AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.50 NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR 7 NUMBER OF DAYS PC 17 NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY 6 AVERAGE RH (PERCENT) 59 WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH THUNDERSTORM 4 MIXED PRECIP 0 HEAVY RAIN 3 RAIN 5 LIGHT RAIN 8 FREEZING RAIN 0 LT FREEZING RAIN 0 HAIL 0 HEAVY SNOW 0 SNOW 0 LIGHT SNOW 0 SLEET 0 FOG 8 FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE 0 HAZE 0 - INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS. R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED. MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING. T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT. && THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE APRIL 1ST AT RALEIGH DURHAM INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT WAS 67 DEGREES. THIS BROKE THE OLD RECORD OF 64 DEGREES SET IN 1998. $$

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