Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
000
CXUS54 KLCH 010944
CLMARA


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
340 AM CDT THU JUN 1 2017

...................................

...THE NEW IBERIA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              98   05/22/2005
                        05/21/2005
                        05/31/1951
 LOW               42   05/12/1952
HIGHEST            91   05/28        MM      MM       90  05/29
LOWEST             51   05/06        MM      MM       54  05/06
                        05/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     83.2              85.9    -2.7     83.7
AVG. MINIMUM     64.3              66.6    -2.3     66.9
MEAN             73.7              76.3    -2.6     75.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      2               4.2    -2.2        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        14.06   1991
 MINIMUM         0.25   2000
TOTALS           9.65              4.98    4.67    10.82
DAILY AVG.       0.31              0.16    0.15     0.35
DAYS >= .01         9                MM      MM       12
DAYS >= .10         7                MM      MM        6
DAYS >= .50         4                MM      MM        5
DAYS >= 1.00        2                MM      MM        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    4.93   05/03 TO 05/03

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   5
                        0
                        -26215
TOTALS            0.0                MM      MM      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0                MM      MM      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   05/31 TO 05/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       4                 1       3        0
 SINCE 7/1        716              1409    -693     1034
COOLING TOTAL     280               350     -70      327
 SINCE 1/1        747               570     177      616
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/300    DATE  05/03
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/300    DATE  05/03

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               13     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      1
HAZE                      0

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

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.