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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY FL
245 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

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...THE FORT MYERS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1902 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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ALL-TIME APRIL TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   04/30/1986
 LOW               39   04/08/1950

APRIL 2016
HIGHEST            90   04/24        MM      MM       93  04/27
LOWEST             53   04/10        MM      MM       60  04/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     85.0              84.6     0.4     88.4
AVG. MINIMUM     64.8              63.1     1.7     69.2
MEAN             74.9              73.8     1.1     78.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               3.0    -2.0       12
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)
ALL-TIME APRIL RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.42   1939
 MINIMUM            T   1970

APRIL 2016
TOTALS           1.44              2.18   -0.74     2.00
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.07   -0.02     0.07
DAYS >= .01         6               4.2     1.8        7
DAYS >= .10         3               3.1    -0.1        4
DAYS >= .50         1               1.4    -0.4        2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.6    -0.6        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.76   04/25 TO 04/25

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 3      -3        0
 SINCE 7/1        204               287     -83      231
COOLING TOTAL     303               269      34      422
 SINCE 1/1        659               630      29      875
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/040    DATE  04/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/230    DATE  04/07

SKY COVER (DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CLOUDS ABOVE 12000 FEET)
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           22
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     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                       6     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      3
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REMARKS
THE APRIL 2016 MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 74.9 DEGREES TIES
WITH 2014...1923 AND 1911 AS THE 27TH WARMEST APRIL SINCE RECORDS
BEGAN IN 1902. THE WARMEST APRIL HAD AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF
78.8 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED IN 2015.

THE APRIL 2016 MONTHLY RAINFALL TOTAL OF 1.44 INCHES TIES WITH
1928 AS THE 53RD DRIEST/56TH WETTEST APRIL SINCE RECORDS BEGAN
IN 1902.


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

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