Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
000
CXUS51 KBOX 010807
CLMBOS


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
400 AM EDT FRI APR 1 2016

...................................

...THE BOSTON MA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              89   03/31/1998
 LOW               -8   03/06/1872
HIGHEST            77   03/09
LOWEST             21   03/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     50.0              45.4     4.6
AVG. MINIMUM     35.0              31.1     3.9
MEAN             42.5              38.3     4.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      1               1.8    -0.8
DAYS MIN <= 32      9              15.3    -6.3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        14.87   2010
 MINIMUM            T   1915
TOTALS           3.16              4.32   -1.16
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.14   -0.04
DAYS >= .01        13              11.6     1.4
DAYS >= .10         7               7.4    -0.4
DAYS >= .50         1               2.6    -1.6
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.2    -0.2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.34   03/14 TO 03/15

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           38.9   1993
 SNOW DEPTH         7   MM
TOTALS            4.1               7.8    -3.7
SINCE 7/1        29.5              41.9   -12.4
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     MM
DAYS >= 1.0         1               2.2    -1.2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        MM
 24 HR TOTAL      3.6   03/21 TO 03/21

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     688               829    -141
 SINCE 7/1       4018              4871    -853
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0
.................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.0
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/284
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/220    DATE  03/31
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    56/280    DATE  03/01

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            5
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         13

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     61

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                3     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1

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

$$

SIPPRELL




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.