Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
831 AM PDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE PORTLAND OR CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1940 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST           100                                 98  08/01
LOWEST             53                                 54  08/22
AVG. MAXIMUM     84.5              81.1     3.4     84.3
AVG. MINIMUM     59.3              58.0     1.3     60.5
MEAN             71.9              69.5     2.4     72.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      9               4.2     4.8        6
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)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.53   1968
 MINIMUM            T   2012
                        1998
                        1970
TOTALS           0.09              0.67   -0.58     0.66
DAYS >= .01         2               3.9    -1.9        3
DAYS >= .10         0               1.8    -1.8        3
DAYS >= .50         0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.09   08/08 TO 08/09

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       3                10      -7        0
 SINCE 7/1          6                27     -21        0
COOLING TOTAL     224               152      72      235
 SINCE 1/1        518               363     155      729
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.4
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   4/320
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    21/090    DATE  08/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    28/310    DATE  08/04

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           19
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     57

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

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

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