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CLMHOU

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
344 PM CDT WED JUN 1 2016

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...THE HOUSTON INTERCONTINENTAL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 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              99   05/29/1996
 LOW               42   05/04/2013

HIGHEST            89   05/28        86       3       91  05/30
                        05/25
                        05/12
LOWEST             54   05/04        66     -12       57  05/03
                                                          05/02
                                                          05/01

AVG. MAXIMUM     83.1              86.3    -3.2     84.9
AVG. MINIMUM     65.9              67.6    -1.7     69.0
MEAN             74.5              76.9    -2.4     77.0

DAYS MAX >= 90      0               7.4    -7.4        2
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        15.87   1907
 MINIMUM            T   1937

TOTALS           7.20              5.09    2.11    14.17
DAILY AVG.       0.23              0.16    0.07     0.46

DAYS >= .01        12               8.0     4.0       20
DAYS >= .10         7               5.1     1.9       16
DAYS >= .50         4               2.8     1.2       10
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.7    -0.7        4

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        0
 SINCE 7/1       1017              1367    -350     1462
COOLING TOTAL     302               371     -69      378
 SINCE 1/1        581               652     -71      692
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.0
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/118
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/150    DATE  05/09
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/150    DATE  05/09

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     79

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              8     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      19     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 MAY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1930 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             100   05/31/1998
 LOW               44   05/04/1978

HIGHEST            91   05/14        MM      MM       91  05/30
LOWEST             58   05/04        MM      MM       57  05/01

AVG. MAXIMUM     85.2              85.4    -0.2     85.0
AVG. MINIMUM     68.8              68.7     0.1     70.5
MEAN             77.0              77.0     0.0     77.8

DAYS MAX >= 90      4               4.6    -0.6        1
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        14.84   1970
 MINIMUM        TRACE   2003
                        1937

TOTALS           7.59              4.75    2.84    14.40
DAILY AVG.       0.24              0.15    0.09     0.46

DAYS >= .01        12               7.3     4.7       18
DAYS >= .10         7               4.7     2.3       10
DAYS >= .50         5               2.7     2.3        6
DAYS >= 1.00        4               1.5     2.5        5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        0
 SINCE 7/1        790              1220    -430     1300
COOLING TOTAL     382               374       8      406
 SINCE 1/1        771               654     117      739
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/129
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/150    DATE  05/09
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/330    DATE  05/16

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             12     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      1

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

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