Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
402 AM CDT SAT SEP 2 2017

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...THE BEAUMONT PORT ARTHUR CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1901 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             108   08/31/2000
 LOW                2   08/18/2007
HIGHEST            97   08/19        MM      MM       97  08/10
                                                          08/08
                                                          08/07
LOWEST             68   08/30        MM      MM       72  08/14
AVG. MAXIMUM     88.1              92.2    -4.1     92.2
AVG. MINIMUM     74.5              74.0     0.5     75.4
MEAN             81.3              83.1    -1.8     83.8
DAYS MAX >= 90     16              23.9    -7.9       21
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        17.26   1966
 MINIMUM         0.00   1999
TOTALS          54.74R             5.38   49.36    10.24
DAILY AVG.       1.77              0.17    1.60     0.33
DAYS >= .01        24              11.1    12.9       15
DAYS >= .10        16               6.9     9.1       13
DAYS >= .50        10               3.1     6.9        6
DAYS >= 1.00        8               1.7     6.3        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   26.03   08/29 TO 08/29

DEGREE_DAYS
COOLING TOTAL     514               561     -47      590
 SINCE 1/1       2293              2167     126     2453
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/320    DATE  08/30
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/320    DATE  08/30

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           18
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          6

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     83

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               16     RAIN                      15
LIGHT RAIN               23     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      24     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      8

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

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