Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
321 PM EDT MON MAY 1 2017

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...THE WILMINGTON NC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 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              95   04/07/1967
 LOW               28   04/19/1875
HIGHEST            88   04/21                         89  04/19
LOWEST             37   04/08                         35  04/10
                                                          04/06
AVG. MAXIMUM     78.0              74.2     3.8     73.9
AVG. MINIMUM     57.9              51.6     6.3     51.6
MEAN             68.0              62.9     5.1     62.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.6    -0.6        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.21   1961
 MINIMUM         0.16   1995
TOTALS           7.05              2.82    4.23     1.91
DAILY AVG.       0.23              0.09    0.14     0.06
DAYS >= .01         6               8.5    -2.5        9
DAYS >= .10         5               4.8     0.2        4
DAYS >= .50         5               1.5     3.5        1
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.8     1.2        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.67   04/24 TO 04/24

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   1989
 24 HR TOTAL        T   04/11/1989 TO 04/11/1989
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         1.1               1.7    -0.6        T
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   04/30 TO 04/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      44               130     -86      127
COOLING TOTAL     140                67      73       71
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.0
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   5/210
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/240    DATE  04/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/250    DATE  04/06

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           19
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN                6     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      3
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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