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CLMHOU

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
833 AM CDT WED NOV 1 2017

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...THE HOUSTON INTERCONTINENTAL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              99   10/01/1900
 LOW               29   10/31/1993
HIGHEST            94   10/09        81      13       93  10/18
LOWEST             35   10/29        59     -24       48  10/22
AVG. MAXIMUM     83.4              82.0     1.4     86.6
AVG. MINIMUM     60.6              60.9    -0.3     63.3
MEAN             72.0              71.5     0.5     75.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      9               3.0     6.0        9
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        17.64   1949
 MINIMUM            T   1934
TOTALS           3.42              5.70   -2.28     0.14
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.18   -0.07     0.00
DAYS >= .01         5               7.9    -2.9        3
DAYS >= .10         3               5.3    -2.3        1
DAYS >= .50         2               3.2    -1.2        0
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.7    -0.7        0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   2002
                        2001
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   10/31 TO 10/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      36                29       7        3
 SINCE 7/1         36                30       6        3
COOLING TOTAL     261               229      32      320
 SINCE 1/1       3364              3054     310     3264
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.6
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/053
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/020    DATE  10/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/020    DATE  10/22

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
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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...THE HOUSTON/HOBBY AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1930 TO 2017

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   10/02/1938
                        10/01/1938
 LOW               36   10/24/1937
HIGHEST            95   10/09        MM      MM       93  10/18
LOWEST             39   10/29        MM      MM       52  10/22
AVG. MAXIMUM     84.8              81.2     3.6     86.3
AVG. MINIMUM     65.0              63.1     1.9     66.9
MEAN             74.9              72.1     2.8     76.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      9               1.2     7.8        7
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        22.31   1949
 MINIMUM            T   1978
TOTALS           2.52              5.99   -3.47     0.98
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.19   -0.11     0.03
DAYS >= .01         7               7.6    -0.6        4
DAYS >= .10         5               5.5    -0.5        1
DAYS >= .50         3               3.3    -0.3        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.8    -1.8        0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   2002
                        2001
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   10/31 TO 10/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      24                21       3        1
 SINCE 7/1         24                21       3        1
COOLING TOTAL     338               243      95      367
 SINCE 1/1       3658              3036     622     3556
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/044
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/360    DATE  10/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/010    DATE  10/22

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      5

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

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