Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
904 AM EDT SAT APR 1 2017

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...THE PITTSBURGH CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              84   03/25/1929
 LOW               -5   03/06/2015
HIGHEST            74                        MM       76  03/27
LOWEST             15                        MM       18  03/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     48.5              49.2    -0.7     58.1
AVG. MINIMUM     31.3              30.0     1.3     38.0
MEAN             39.9              39.6     0.3     48.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      4               2.6     1.4        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     15              18.4    -3.4       13
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.10   1967
 MINIMUM         0.37   1910
TOTALS           5.02              2.95    2.07
DAILY AVG.       0.16              0.10    0.06     0.09
DAYS >= .01        16              14.0     2.0       12
DAYS >= .10        11               7.6     3.4        6
DAYS >= .50         2               1.6     0.4        2
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.3     1.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.29   03/31 TO 03/31           03/13 TO 03/14
                                                          03/04 TO 03/04
                                                          03/04 TO 03/04

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           34.1   1993
 24 HR TOTAL     23.6   MM
TOTALS            9.7               7.6     2.1      2.1
SINCE 7/1        32.0              40.4    -8.4     26.5
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE      12
DAYS >= 1.0         4               2.3     1.7        1
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      3.2   MM                           1.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     773               788     -15      520
 SINCE 7/1       4199              5045    -846     4086
COOLING TOTAL       2                 1       1        2
 SINCE 1/1          3                 1       2        2
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/300    DATE  03/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/230    DATE  03/08

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       6
LIGHT SNOW               12     SLEET                      1
FOG                      17     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      2

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

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