Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
830 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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...THE NORTH CHARLESTON SC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1938 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              95   04/20/2002
 LOW               29   04/06/1944
HIGHEST            91   04/29                         88  04/26
LOWEST             41   04/10                         47  04/05
                        04/06
AVG. MAXIMUM     77.3              76.4     0.9     77.8
AVG. MINIMUM     54.7              53.3     1.4     58.8
MEAN             66.0              64.8     1.2     68.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               0.7     0.3        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.50   1958
 MINIMUM         0.01   1972
TOTALS           2.61              2.91   -0.30     3.67
DAYS >= .01         8               7.7     0.3       12
DAYS >= .10         6               5.1     0.9        8
DAYS >= .50         1               1.9    -0.9        1
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.8     0.2        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.47   04/28

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   0
                        0
                        0
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0
SINCE 7/1           T               0.5    -0.5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      68                88     -20       23
 SINCE 7/1       1353              1963    -610     1943
COOLING TOTAL     104                84      20      127
 SINCE 1/1        208               118      90      164
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/260
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/190


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

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

&&

NO RECORDS WERE ESTABLISHED AT THE CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
THIS MONTH.

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