Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1157 AM MDT SAT SEP 09 2017

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...THE ALBUQUERQUE  NM CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1891 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             101   08/02/1979
                        08/01/1938
 LOW               50   08/28/1992
HIGHEST            94   08/09        96      -2       93  08/12
LOWEST             59   08/16        57       2       55  08/24


AVG. MAXIMUM     88.0              87.2     0.8     85.8
AVG. MINIMUM     64.4              65.1    -0.7     62.5
MEAN             76.2              76.2     0.0     74.2
DAYS MAX >= 90     10               9.9     0.1        6
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.74   2006
                        2000
                        1935
 MINIMUM            T   1962
TOTALS           1.49              1.58   -0.09     0.86
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.05    0.00     0.03
DAYS >= .01         9               9.2    -0.2        8
DAYS >= .10         3               4.2    -1.2        2
DAYS >= .50         1               0.9     0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.63   08/11 TO 08/11              0.45

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2006
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31               0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     354               346       8      291
 SINCE 1/1       1310              1157     153     1312
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    49/070    DATE  08/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    58/070    DATE  08/29

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            7
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             19
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     48

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       3     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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THE AVERAGE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE AT THE ALBUQUERQUE SUNPORT IN AUGUST 2017
WAS 88.0 DEGREES. THE AVERAGE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 64.4
DEGREES.

THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 94 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED ON
THE 9TH. THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 59 DEGREES WHICH
OCCURRED ON THE 16TH.

TOTAL PRECIPITATION FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2017 WAS 1.49 INCHES WHICH IS
0.09 INCHES BELOW NORMAL.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 7.8 MILES AN HOUR. THE PEAK WIND
SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 49 MILES AN HOUR, FROM THE EAST NORTHEAST, WHICH OCCURRED
ON THE 29TH.

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