Climatological Report (Annual)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
312 PM EST WED JAN 13 2016

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...THE PITTSBURGH CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             103   07/16/1988
                        08/06/1918
                        07/10/1881
 LOW              -22   01/19/1994
HIGHEST            92                        MM       89  06/17
LOWEST            -10                        MM       -9  01/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.0              60.7     1.3     59.3
AVG. MINIMUM     43.0              42.0     1.0     40.6
MEAN             52.5              51.4     1.1     50.0
DAYS MAX >= 90     10               6.9     3.1        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     35              32.0     3.0       43
DAYS MIN <= 32    104             111.5    -7.5      125
DAYS MIN <= 0      10               2.3     7.7        6

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        52.94   2004
 MINIMUM        32.33   2002
TOTALS          40.56             38.19    2.37
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.10    0.01     0.10
DAYS >= .01       155             151.2     3.8      148
DAYS >= .10        88              83.1     4.9       87
DAYS >= .50        26              24.3     1.7       22
DAYS >= 1.00        7               5.9     1.1        6
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.50   MM                       12/31 TO 12/31
                                                          12/31 TO 12/31
                                                          12/31 TO 12/31

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           78.8   2010
 24 HR TOTAL     11.4   MM
TOTALS           43.5              41.9     1.6     43.3
SINCE 7/1         0.3              10.7   -10.4      4.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE      72
DAYS >= 1.0        15              12.8     2.2       15
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      4.3   MM                           5.2

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5377              5710    -333     6047
 SINCE 7/1         MM              2175      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL     979               736     243      700
 SINCE 1/1        979               736     243      700
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/320    DATE  02/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/310    DATE  06/18

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               5
HEAVY RAIN               25     RAIN                      41
LIGHT RAIN              164     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          8     HAIL                       5
HEAVY SNOW                5     SNOW                      28
LIGHT SNOW               66     SLEET                      5
FOG                     201     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     13
HAZE                    100

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

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