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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1051 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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...THE GALVESTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1875 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             100   08/27/2011
                        08/31/2000
                        08/25/1924
 LOW               67   08/25/1966
                        08/25/1930
                        08/27/1913
HIGHEST            97   08/25        MM      MM       93  08/14
                                                          08/13
                                                          08/09
LOWEST             74   08/28        MM      MM       73  08/26
                        08/13
AVG. MAXIMUM     90.7              90.3     0.4     89.7
AVG. MINIMUM     80.0              79.7     0.3     79.7
MEAN             85.4              85.0     0.4     84.7
DAYS MAX >= 90     24              16.6     7.4       19
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        19.08   1915
 MINIMUM         0.00   1902
TOTALS           4.95              4.39    0.56     3.85
DAILY AVG.       0.16              0.14    0.02     0.12
DAYS >= .01        11                MM      MM        7
DAYS >= .10         6                MM      MM        6
DAYS >= .50         2                MM      MM        2
DAYS >= 1.00        1                MM      MM        1

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     641               620      21      620
 SINCE 1/1       2327              2394     -67     2394
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/280    DATE  08/13
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/280    DATE  08/13

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     75

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     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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