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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY FL
1010 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

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...THE FORT MYERS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1902 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
ALL-TIME MAY RECORD
 HIGH              99   05/26/1989
                        05/26/1953
 LOW               50   05/06/1945

MAY 2016
HIGHEST            93   05/24        MM      MM       95  05/25
                        05/16                             05/22
                                                          05/15
LOWEST             57   05/07        MM      MM       61  05/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     88.6              89.4    -0.8     91.2
AVG. MINIMUM     69.2              68.7     0.5     69.1
MEAN             78.9              79.0    -0.1     80.2
DAYS MAX >= 90     13              13.5    -0.5       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)
ALL-TIME MAY RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.32   1968
 MINIMUM         0.20   2001

MAY 2016
TOTALS           3.26              2.65    0.61     2.17
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.09    0.02     0.07
DAYS >= .01         6               6.8    -0.8       13
DAYS >= .10         4               4.1    -0.1        6
DAYS >= .50         3               1.8     1.2        2
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.6     1.4        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.17   05/18 TO 05/19

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1        204               287     -83      231
COOLING TOTAL     439               436       3      479
 SINCE 1/1       1098              1066      32     1354
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    25/330    DATE  05/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    33/190    DATE  05/30

SKY COVER (DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CLOUDS ABOVE 12000 FEET)
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           28
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              3
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              9     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      3
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REMARKS
THE MAY 2016 MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 78.9 DEGREES TIES
WITH 1974...1967 AND 1966 AS THE 32ND WARMEST MAY SINCE RECORDS
BEGAN IN 1902. THE WARMEST MAY HAD AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF
82.0 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED IN 1995.

THE MAY 2016 MONTHLY RAINFALL TOTAL OF 3.26 INCHES TIES WITH
1928 AS THE 57TH DRIEST/59TH WETTEST MAY SINCE RECORDS BEGAN
IN 1902.


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

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