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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
145 PM EDT SAT JUN 1 2013

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...THE ROCHESTER NY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              94   05/30/1987
                        05/14/1974
 LOW               26   05/02/1979
                        05/07/1970
HIGHEST            90   05/31                         92  05/28
LOWEST             32   05/14                         38  05/17
                                                          05/06
AVG. MAXIMUM     72.5              67.6     4.9     74.1
AVG. MINIMUM     50.4              46.3     4.1     52.0
MEAN             61.4              57.0     4.4     63.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               0.2     0.8        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               0.6     0.4        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.87   1894
 MINIMUM         0.24   2007
TOTALS           3.96              2.87    1.09     1.38
DAYS >= .01        12                                 10
DAYS >= .10         9                                  5
DAYS >= .50         3                                  0
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.68   05/28 TO 05/29           05/07 TO 05/08
                                                          05/31 TO 05/31
                                                          05/31 TO 05/31

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           10.9   1989
TOTALS              T               0.4    -0.4      0.0
SINCE 7/1        78.1              99.5   -21.4     59.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL        T   05/13 TO 05/13           05/31 TO 05/31
                                                          05/31 TO 05/31
                                                          05/31 TO 05/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     174               275    -101      127
 SINCE 7/1       5998              6578    -580     5260
COOLING TOTAL      70                26      44       75
 SINCE 1/1         71                30      41       88
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/260
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/270    DATE  05/15

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            6
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              7     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                8     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      1
FOG                      12     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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