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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
928 AM EST MON FEB 1 2016

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...THE RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 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              80   01/30/2002
 LOW               -9   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            70   01/31                         69
LOWEST             18   01/20                         11
                        01/19
AVG. MAXIMUM     48.2              50.9    -2.7     49.5
AVG. MINIMUM     30.4              31.0    -0.6     30.0
MEAN             39.3              41.0    -1.7     39.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      3                                  1
DAYS MIN <= 32     20                                 21
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.52   1954
TOTALS           1.73              3.50   -1.77     3.35
DAYS >= .01         7
DAYS >= .10         4
DAYS >= .50         1
DAYS >= 1.00        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.95   01/22 TO 01/22
                        01/21 TO 01/22
                        01/22 TO 01/22

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           25.8   2000
                        0
                        -26215
 SNOW DEPTH        20   01/26/2000
TOTALS            1.2               2.9    -1.7        T
SINCE 7/1         1.2
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       5
DAYS >= 1.0         1               0.8     0.2        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     791               746      45      775
 SINCE 7/1       1537              1997    -460     2061
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/230    DATE  01/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/240    DATE  01/10

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           10
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                5     SLEET                      1
FOG                      10     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      0

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

&&

A RECORD SNOWFALL OF 1.2 INCHES WAS SET AT RALEIGH-DURHAM
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON JANUARY 23RD. THIS TIES THE OLD RECORD OF
SET IN 1954.

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