Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
519 AM EST THU FEB 1 2018

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...THE BECKLEY WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1963 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              73   01/31/2002
                        01/31/2002
                        01/31/2002
 LOW              -22   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            65   01/12                         62
LOWEST             -5   01/02                          0
AVG. MAXIMUM     37.6              39.4    -1.8     45.3
AVG. MINIMUM     19.6              22.8    -3.2     31.4
MEAN             28.6              31.1    -2.5     38.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     10               8.8     1.2        8
DAYS MIN <= 32     23              24.3    -1.3       14
DAYS MIN <= 0       3               1.1     1.9        1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.07   1937
 MINIMUM         0.53   1983
TOTALS           2.32              2.81   -0.49     4.71
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.09   -0.02     0.15
DAYS >= .01        14              15.1    -1.1       22
DAYS >= .10         5               6.9    -1.9       13
DAYS >= .50         1               1.6    -0.6        2
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.3     0.7        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.18   01/12 TO 01/12              1.60

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           40.9   2010
 24 HR TOTAL     11.2   MM
 SNOW DEPTH        16   01/10/2010
TOTALS           11.7              18.0    -6.3     13.3
SINCE 7/1        21.6              33.9   -12.3     18.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                                  1
DAYS >= 1.0         4               5.8    -1.8        5
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         4   01/30                          6  01/07
                        01/17
 24 HR TOTAL      3.6   01/13 TO 01/13               4.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1123              1051      72      819
 SINCE 7/1       3102              3144     -42     2514
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    25/330    DATE  01/30
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/330    DATE  01/30

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            7
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               13     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      8

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

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