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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1008 AM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE HARRISBURG PA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             104   08/07/1918
                        08/06/1918
 LOW               45   08/31/1976
HIGHEST            94   08/17                         89  08/31
                                                          08/27
LOWEST             59   08/28                         54  08/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     85.6              83.4     2.2     81.9
AVG. MINIMUM     65.6              64.5     1.1     63.3
MEAN             75.6              74.0     1.6     72.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      6               3.7     2.3        0
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        10.67   1933
 MINIMUM         0.53   1995
TOTALS           2.36              3.20   -0.84     3.91
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.10   -0.02     0.13
DAYS >= .01         7               9.1    -2.1        9
DAYS >= .10         4               5.9    -1.9        5
DAYS >= .50         2               2.1    -0.1        2
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.0     0.0        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.05   08/20 TO 08/20

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   MM
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   08/31 TO 08/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 2      -2        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 2      -2        0
COOLING TOTAL     337               280      57      244
 SINCE 1/1       1120               896     224      901
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    21/290    DATE  08/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    32/300    DATE  08/24

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           10
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             16
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     64

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      6

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

&&

RAINFALL MEASURED ON AUGUST 11TH 2015 AT THE HARRISBURG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
IN MIDDLETOWN WAS 0.91 INCHES. THIS ESTABLISHES A RECORD FOR THE DAY.
THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 0.88 SET IN 2003.

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