Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston TX

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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECT HOU HOBBY PRECIPITATION RECORDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
453 PM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE HOUSTON INTERCONTINENTAL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             109   08/27/2011
 LOW               54   08/24/1891

HIGHEST           106   08/11        94      12       99  08/25
LOWEST             69   08/30        73      -4       71  08/02
                        08/29
                        08/27

AVG. MAXIMUM     95.7              94.5     1.2     94.0
AVG. MINIMUM     74.4              74.8    -0.4     75.2
MEAN             85.0              84.6     0.4     84.6

DAYS MAX >= 90     28              27.1     0.9       27
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        15.43   1915
 MINIMUM            T   1927

TOTALS           2.94              3.76   -0.82     1.24
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.12   -0.03     0.04

DAYS >= .01         6               8.3    -2.3        7
DAYS >= .10         6               5.6     0.4        3
DAYS >= .50         3               2.3     0.7        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.0    -1.0        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     630               609      21      614
 SINCE 1/1       2505              2382     123     2276
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/147
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/010    DATE  08/25
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/010    DATE  08/25

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              7     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       8     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
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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...THE HOUSTON/HOBBY AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST
2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1930 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             106   08/27/2011
                        08/13/1962
 LOW               60   08/21/1940

HIGHEST           104   08/11        MM      MM       98  08/25
                                                          08/11
LOWEST             71   08/30        MM      MM       72  08/02
                        08/29
                        08/27

AVG. MAXIMUM     94.8              92.6     2.2     93.3
AVG. MINIMUM     75.4              75.7    -0.3     76.7
MEAN             85.1              84.2     0.9     85.0

DAYS MAX >= 90     28              24.4     3.6       25
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        18.51   1945
 MINIMUM         0.38   1956
                        1935

TOTALS          10.76              5.06    5.70     3.45
DAILY AVG.       0.35              0.16    0.19     0.11

DAYS >= .01         9               9.8    -0.8        9
DAYS >= .10         6               5.9     0.1        7
DAYS >= .50         5               2.6     2.4        2
DAYS >= 1.00        4               1.5     2.5        1

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     634               594      40      629
 SINCE 1/1       2569              2341     228     2304
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.1
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/159
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    69/030    DATE  08/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/030    DATE  08/11

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             13     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      3

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

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