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

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CLMHOU

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
928 AM CDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE HOUSTON INTERCONTINENTAL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 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             109   08/27/2011
 LOW               54   08/24/1891
HIGHEST           101   08/11        94       7      106  08/11
                        08/09
LOWEST             72   08/14        73      -1       69  08/30
                                                          08/29
                                                          08/27
AVG. MAXIMUM     93.4              94.5    -1.1     95.7
AVG. MINIMUM     75.8              74.8     1.0     74.4
MEAN             84.6              84.6     0.0     85.0
DAYS MAX >= 90     21              27.1    -6.1       28
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        15.43   1915
 MINIMUM            T   1927
TOTALS          10.41              3.76    6.65     2.94
DAILY AVG.       0.34              0.12    0.22     0.09
DAYS >= .01        13               8.3     4.7        6
DAYS >= .10        12               5.6     6.4        6
DAYS >= .50         7               2.3     4.7        3
DAYS >= 1.00        4               1.0     3.0        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     614               609       5      630
 SINCE 1/1       2408              2382      26     2505
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.9
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/139
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/050    DATE  08/27
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/180    DATE  08/19

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             15     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               11     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      3

-  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 AUGUST 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             106   08/27/2011
                        08/13/1962
 LOW               60   08/21/1940
HIGHEST            99   08/09                        104  08/11
                        08/08
LOWEST             74   08/21                         71  08/30
                        08/16                             08/29
                                                          08/27
AVG. MAXIMUM     92.6              92.6     0.0     94.8
AVG. MINIMUM     77.3              75.7     1.6     75.4
MEAN             84.9              84.2     0.7     85.1
DAYS MAX >= 90     22              24.4    -2.4       28
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        12.02   2001
 MINIMUM         0.79   2011
TOTALS           8.22              5.06    3.16    10.76
DAILY AVG.       0.27              0.16    0.11     0.35
DAYS >= .01        16               9.8     6.2        9
DAYS >= .10        12               5.9     6.1        6
DAYS >= .50         8               2.6     5.4        5
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.5    -0.5        4

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     627               594      33      634
 SINCE 1/1       2631              2341     290     2569
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.8
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/144
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/250    DATE  08/13
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    84/330    DATE  08/14

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     75

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             17     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               11     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               16     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      0
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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