Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
000
CXUS52 KTBW 012005
CLMFMY


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY FL
300 PM EST THU JAN 1 2015

...................................

...THE FORT MYERS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2014...

       ...5TH DRIEST DECEMBER SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1902...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1902 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
ALL-TIME DECEMBER RECORD
 HIGH              90   12/08/1978
                        12/07/1978
 LOW               26   12/13/1962

DECEMBER 2014
HIGHEST            85   12/23        MM      MM       87  12/21
LOWEST             46   12/15        MM      MM       50  12/17
                        12/14
AVG. MAXIMUM     77.1              76.6     0.5     80.9
AVG. MINIMUM     58.3              56.4     1.9     62.1
MEAN             67.7              66.5     1.2     71.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
ALL-TIME DECEMBER RECORD
 MAXIMUM         5.46   1997
 MINIMUM         0.01   1924

DECEMBER 2014
TOTALS           0.05              1.71   -1.66     0.50
DAILY AVG.       0.00              0.06   -0.06     0.02
DAYS >= .01         3               4.5    -1.5        2
DAYS >= .10         0               2.8    -2.8        2
DAYS >= .50         0               1.1    -1.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.4    -0.4        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.03   12/21 TO 12/21

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      48                75     -27        4
 SINCE 7/1         89                93      -4       13
COOLING TOTAL     138               121      17      215
 SINCE 1/1       4065              3984      81     4089
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/290    DATE  12/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    30/200    DATE  12/24

SKY COVER (DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CLOUDS ABOVE 12000 FEET)
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           16
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      2
................................................................

REMARKS
THE DECEMBER 2014 MONTHLY TOTAL RAINFALL OF 0.05 INCHES RANKS
AS THE 5TH DRIEST DECEMBER SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1902. THE
DRIEST DECEMBER HAD ONLY 0.01 INCH OF RAIN WHICH OCCURRED IN
1924.

THE DECEMBER 2014 MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 67.7 DEGREES
RANKS AS THE 35TH WARMEST/72ND COOLEST DECEMBER SINCE RECORDS
BEGAN IN 1902.


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

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.