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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
625 AM EDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE ALTOONA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 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              97   08/20/1962
                        08/02/1955
                        08/28/1948
 LOW               36   08/29/1982
HIGHEST            95   08/10                         91  08/17
LOWEST             51   08/23                         48  08/28
AVG. MAXIMUM     85.4              80.0     5.4     81.5
AVG. MINIMUM     61.8              58.5     3.3     56.9
MEAN             73.6              69.2     4.4     69.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      4                MM      MM        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                MM      MM        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.07   1979
 MINIMUM         0.02   1989
TOTALS           3.39                MM      MM     1.39
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.10    0.01     0.04
DAYS >= .01        11                MM      MM        6
DAYS >= .10         8                MM      MM        4
DAYS >= .50         2                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.72   08/21 TO 08/21


DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                23     -23       11
 SINCE 7/1          4                24     -20       14
COOLING TOTAL     273               154     119      147
 SINCE 1/1        744               473     271      585
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/280    DATE  08/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/270    DATE  08/16

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           19
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          2

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     75

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              8     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                9     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      25     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      6
HAZE                      1

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

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MARTIN



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