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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1007 AM EDT FRI MAY 1 2015

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...THE RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1887 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              95   04/23/1980
                        04/18/1896
 LOW               23   04/10/1985
                        04/09/1972
HIGHEST            84   04/10                         86
                        04/08
LOWEST             33   04/05                         31
AVG. MAXIMUM     72.5              72.4     0.1     72.3
AVG. MINIMUM     50.6              48.0     2.6     48.0
MEAN             61.6              60.2     1.4     60.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.95   1895
TOTALS           5.26              2.92    2.34     5.23
DAYS >= .01        12
DAYS >= .10         9
DAYS >= .50         5
DAYS >= 1.00        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.50   04/14 TO 04/15

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           10.0   1915
 SNOW DEPTH         0
TOTALS            0.0               0.1    -0.1      0.0
SINCE 7/1         7.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     148               193     -45      167
 SINCE 7/1       3464              3189     275     3451
COOLING TOTAL      52                49       3       31
 SINCE 1/1         56                61      -5
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/230    DATE  04/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/030    DATE  04/08

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            4
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         14

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      4

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

&&

THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE ON APRIL 10TH AT THE RALEIGH-DURHAM
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT WAS 65 DEGREES. THIS TIED THE RECORD HIGH
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE LAST SET IN 1929.

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