Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
303 PM EDT TUE MAY 04 2021

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...THE HUNTINGTON WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2021...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1897 TO 2021

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART   LAST YEAR`S
                VALUE   DATE(S)   VALUE   FROM     VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             92   04/21/1985
                       04/26/1957
                       04/30/1942
 LOW              15   04/05/1898
HIGHEST           85   04/27                          81
LOWEST            24   04/03                          28
AVG. MAXIMUM    66.6               68.8    -2.2     64.2
AVG. MINIMUM    43.4               45.5    -2.1     41.7
MEAN            55.0               57.2    -2.2     53.0
DAYS MAX >= 90     0                0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     0                0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX >= 80     4                                  MM
DAYS MAX >= 100    0                                  MM
DAYS MIN <= 32     5                2.7     2.3        5
DAYS MIN <= 0      0                0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 10     0                                  MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        9.98   2011
 MINIMUM        0.74   1976
TOTALS          4.47               3.91    0.56     5.00
DAILY AVG.      0.15               0.13    0.02     0.17
DAYS >= .01       11               13.1    -2.1       18
DAYS >= .10        7                8.2    -1.2       10
DAYS >= .50        3                2.3     0.7        4
DAYS >= 1.00       1                0.8     0.2        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   2.13   04/28 TO 04/29               1.12

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL          14.4   1987
 24 HR TOTAL     6.8   04/03/1987 TO 04/03/1987
 SNOW DEPTH       14   04/05/1987
TOTALS             T                0.3    -0.3        T
SINCE 7/1       11.4               19.8    -8.4       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     T                                   0
DAYS >= TRACE      2                0.5     1.5        1
DAYS >= 1.0        0                0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH       MM                                   0
 24 HR TOTAL      MM                                   T

DEGREE DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    310                266      44      358
 SINCE 7/1      4157               4214     -57     3825
COOLING TOTAL     19                 31     -12        6
 SINCE 1/1        22                 37     -15       25

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        10/17
LATEST                          05/09
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/180    DATE  04/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/290    DATE  04/30

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.41
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           16
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              9
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     61

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      4

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

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