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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
831 AM PDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE ASTORIA OR CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            98R                                86  08/18
LOWEST             51                                 46  08/25
                                                          08/22
AVG. MAXIMUM     72.8              68.7     4.1     72.9
AVG. MINIMUM     55.7              53.1     2.6     54.5
MEAN             64.3              60.9     3.4     63.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      3               0.0     3.0        0
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         5.22   1968
 MINIMUM         0.02   1917
TOTALS           0.50              1.16   -0.66     1.34
DAYS >= .01         6               7.4    -1.4       10
DAYS >= .10         1               2.6    -1.6        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.7    -0.7        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.2    -0.2        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.25   08/07 TO 08/08

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      60               131     -71       49
 SINCE 7/1        121               281    -160       88
COOLING TOTAL      44                 4      40       16
 SINCE 1/1         55                 7      48       43
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.5
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   5/288
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/310    DATE  08/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    29/210    DATE  08/20

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            6
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             16
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     76

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      20     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
HAZE                      4

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

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