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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1039 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE WORCESTER MA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              99   08/12/1944
 LOW               38   08/30/1965
                        08/29/1941
HIGHEST            84   08/27
                        08/26
                        08/25
LOWEST             54   08/30
                        08/29
                        08/19
AVG. MAXIMUM     75.6              77.3    -1.7
AVG. MINIMUM     58.8              60.4    -1.6
MEAN             67.2              68.8    -1.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.5    -0.5
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        18.68   1955
 MINIMUM         0.90   1944
TOTALS           6.00              3.71    2.29
DAYS >= .01         9              10.1    -1.1
DAYS >= .10         5               6.1    -1.1
DAYS >= .50         3               2.5     0.5
DAYS >= 1.00        3               1.1     1.9
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.41   08/31 TO 08/31
                        08/30 TO 08/31
                        08/31 TO 08/31

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      20                25      -5
 SINCE 7/1         20                39     -19
COOLING TOTAL      96               145     -49
 SINCE 1/1        362               426     -64
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.0
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   4/278
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/300    DATE  08/27
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    33/300    DATE  08/27

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           18
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               10     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      3
HAZE                      0

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

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