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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
725 PM EST MON JAN 2 2017

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...THE SAVANNAH GA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2016...

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              83   12/30/2015
                        12/24/2015
                        12/22/2013
 LOW                9   12/26/1983
                        12/13/1962
HIGHEST            80   12/06                         83  12/30
                                                          12/24
LOWEST             29   12/10                         32  12/20
AVG. MAXIMUM     67.1              62.5     4.6     74.1
AVG. MINIMUM     45.6              40.8     4.8     54.4
MEAN             56.4              51.7     4.7     64.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      2               6.4    -4.4        1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.71   2009
 MINIMUM            T   1889
TOTALS           4.29              2.95    1.34     3.35
DAYS >= .01         8               8.4    -0.4       11
DAYS >= .10         7               5.1     1.9        7
DAYS >= .50         2               1.7     0.3        2
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.8     1.2        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.10   12/05 TO 12/06

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.2    -0.2
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.2    -0.2

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     272               423    -151      124
 SINCE 7/1        453               690    -237
COOLING TOTAL      10                 9       1      106
 SINCE 1/1       3021              2458     563
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/300
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/310


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      21     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      6
HAZE                      3

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

&&

RECORDS ESTABLISHED AT THE SAVANNAH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT DURING THE
MONTH:

*DEC 5 - RECORD PRECIPITATION OF 1.36 INCHES

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