Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
935 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

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...THE NEW IBERIA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              94   04/28/1987
                        04/30/1955
 LOW               33   04/07/1971
HIGHEST            86   04/28        MM      MM       MM  MM
LOWEST             43   04/03        MM      MM       MM  MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     80.0              79.2     0.8       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     60.4              57.0     3.4       MM
MEAN             70.2              68.1     2.1       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1       MM
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0       MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        13.42   1979
 MINIMUM         0.10   2002
TOTALS           6.57              4.07    2.50       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.22              0.14    0.08       MM
DAYS >= .01        10                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= .10         7                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= .50         5                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.00        2                MM      MM       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.62   04/13 TO 04/14

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   5
TOTALS            0.0                MM      MM       MM
SINCE 7/1         0.0                MM      MM       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.0         0                MM      MM       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                            MM  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   04/30 TO 04/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      16                44     -28       MM
 SINCE 7/1        997              1408    -411       MM
COOLING TOTAL     181               137      44       MM
 SINCE 1/1        296               220      76       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/050    DATE  04/01
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/320    DATE  04/01

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               16     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

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

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