Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1127 AM EST THU FEB 1 2018

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...THE LEXINGTON KY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              80   01/24/1943
 LOW              -21   01/24/1963
HIGHEST            66   01/11        MM      MM       67  01/17
                                                          01/12
LOWEST             -3   01/02        MM      MM        4  01/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     40.4              40.9    -0.5     47.1
AVG. MINIMUM     21.6              24.9    -3.3     33.3
MEAN             31.0              32.9    -1.9     40.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     11               7.3     3.7        4
DAYS MIN <= 32     21              22.6    -1.6       11
DAYS MIN <= 0       2               0.7     1.3        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        16.65   1950
 MINIMUM         0.37   1981
TOTALS           2.09              3.20   -1.11     4.71
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.10   -0.03     0.15
DAYS >= .01        10              12.1    -2.1       21
DAYS >= .10         5               6.2    -1.2       12
DAYS >= .50         1               2.1    -1.1        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.8    -0.8        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.91   01/27 TO 01/28

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           21.9   5
                        0
TOTALS            6.1               3.9     2.2      3.3
SINCE 7/1         6.3               6.7    -0.4      3.4
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                 2      -1        0
DAYS >= 1.0         2               1.2     0.8        1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         4   01/18                          2  01/06
                        01/17
 24 HR TOTAL      4.2   01/15 TO 01/16

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1045               995      50      761
 SINCE 7/1       2749              2783     -34     2204
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/250    DATE  01/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/240    DATE  01/22

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           10
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     65

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW               11     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      7

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

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