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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
338 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

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...THE ROCHESTER NY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2016

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            91   05/28                         92  05/09
LOWEST             35   05/10                         32  05/23
AVG. MAXIMUM     69.6              67.6     2.0     75.6
AVG. MINIMUM     47.4              46.3     1.1     52.3
MEAN             58.5              57.0     1.5     64.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               0.2     0.8        2
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.6    -0.6        1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.87   1894
 MINIMUM         0.24   2007
TOTALS           2.93              2.87    0.06     3.41
DAYS >= .01        11                                 12
DAYS >= .10         4                                  8
DAYS >= .50         1                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        1                                  1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.48   05/29 TO 05/29           05/30 TO 05/31
                        05/28 TO 05/29                    05/31 TO 05/31
                        05/29 TO 05/29                    05/31 TO 05/31

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           10.9   1989
TOTALS              T               0.4    -0.4      0.0
SINCE 7/1        63.7              99.5   -35.8    101.9
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   05/15 TO 05/15           05/31 TO 05/31
                                                          05/31 TO 05/31
                                                          05/31 TO 05/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     255               275     -20      128
 SINCE 7/1       5608              6578    -970     6814
COOLING TOTAL      62                26      36      103
 SINCE 1/1         62                30      32      103
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/250
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/270    DATE  05/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            4
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             17
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     64

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      1
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      0

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

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