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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY FL
650 AM EDT MON OCT 2 2017

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...THE SARASOTA BRADENTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1911 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
ALL-TIME SEPTEMBER RECORD
 HIGH              98   09/07/1970
                        09/11/1925
 LOW               58   09/30/1970

SEPTEMBER 2017
HIGHEST            94   09/08        MM      MM       95  09/16
                                                          09/11
                                                          09/10
LOWEST             70   09/24        MM      MM       73  09/27
                        09/13                             09/26
                                                          09/25
AVG. MAXIMUM     88.8              88.8     0.0     91.3
AVG. MINIMUM     73.8              74.0    -0.2     76.5
MEAN             81.3              81.4    -0.1     83.9
DAYS MAX >= 90     14              12.8     1.2       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 SEPTEMBER RECORD
 MAXIMUM        21.16   1962
 MINIMUM         1.07   2005

SEPTEMBER 2017
TOTALS          11.61              7.10    4.51     5.48
DAILY AVG.       0.39              0.24    0.15     0.18
DAYS >= .01        15                MM      MM       14
DAYS >= .10         9                MM      MM        9
DAYS >= .50         6                MM      MM        4
DAYS >= 1.00        4                MM      MM        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    5.31   09/10 TO 09/10

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     463               492     -29      575
 SINCE 1/1       3122              2789     333     3354
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    49/360    DATE  09/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    70/340    DATE  09/10

SKY COVER (DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CLOUDS ABOVE 12000 FEET)
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           20
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              9
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     81

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             13     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                9     RAIN                       9
LIGHT RAIN               20     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1
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REMARKS
THE SEPTEMBER 2017 MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 81.3 DEGREES
TIES WITH 1979...1972...1970 AND 1944 AS THE 31ST WARMEST SEPTEMBER
SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1911. THE WARMEST SEPTEMBER HAD AN AVERAGE
TEMPERATURE OF 83.9 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED IN 2016.

THE SEPTEMBER 2017 MONTHLY RAINFALL TOTAL OF 11.61 INCHES RANKS AS
THE 16TH WETTEST SEPTEMBER SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1911. THE WETTEST
SEPTEMBER HAD A MONTHLY RAINFALL TOTAL OF 21.16 INCHES WHICH OCCURED
IN 1962.


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

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