Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1152 AM CST THU JAN 1 2015

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...THE GALVESTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1875 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              80   12/20/2007
                        12/10/1918
 LOW               14   12/23/1989
                        12/25/1983
HIGHEST            76   12/06        MM      MM       76  12/03
LOWEST             41   12/31        MM      MM       38  12/23
                                                          12/10
AVG. MAXIMUM     64.5              63.9     0.6     59.7
AVG. MINIMUM     53.9              50.7     3.2     46.9
MEAN             59.2              57.3     1.9     53.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        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         6.53   2009
 MINIMUM         0.65   2013
TOTALS           3.87              3.52    0.35     0.65
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.11    0.01     0.02
DAYS >= .01         7                MM      MM        9
DAYS >= .10         6                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= .50         1                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.00        1                MM      MM        0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            4.0   2004
TOTALS            0.0                MM      MM      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0                MM      MM      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   12/31 TO 12/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     195               257     -62      368
 SINCE 7/1        346               360     -14      546
COOLING TOTAL      21                19       2       13
 SINCE 1/1       3259              3308     -49     3324
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/350    DATE  12/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/350    DATE  12/23

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     85

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      18     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
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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