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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1037 AM EDT THU MAY 1 2014

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...THE RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 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
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              95   04/23/1980
                        04/18/1896
 LOW               23   04/10/1985
                        04/09/1972
HIGHEST            86   04/02                         85
LOWEST             31   04/17                         35
AVG. MAXIMUM     72.3              72.4    -0.1     71.0
AVG. MINIMUM     48.0              48.0     0.0     49.9
MEAN             60.2              60.2     0.0     60.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.10   1978
TOTALS           5.23              2.92    2.31     4.38
DAYS >= .01        10
DAYS >= .10         6
DAYS >= .50         4
DAYS >= 1.00        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.42   04/07 TO 04/07
                        04/06 TO 04/07
                        04/07 TO 04/07

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2013
                        5
                        0
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.1    -0.1        T
SINCE 7/1         5.8
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     167               193     -26      175
 SINCE 7/1       3451              3189     262     3236
COOLING TOTAL      31                49     -18       48
 SINCE 1/1         31                61     -30
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/230    DATE  04/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/160    DATE  04/30

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            7
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     59

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     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.

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