Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
959 AM EDT TUE MAY 1 2018

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...THE LEXINGTON KY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 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              91   04/30/1942
 LOW               15   04/18/1875
HIGHEST            81   04/13        MM      MM       86  04/29
LOWEST             25   04/05        MM      MM       34  04/08
AVG. MAXIMUM     61.8              65.8    -4.0     72.6
AVG. MINIMUM     40.0              44.7    -4.7     52.3
MEAN             50.9              55.3    -4.4     62.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      7               2.7     4.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.70   2011
 MINIMUM         0.40   1896
TOTALS           4.34              3.60    0.74     1.84
DAILY AVG.       0.14              0.12    0.02     0.06
DAYS >= .01        13              12.1     0.9       13
DAYS >= .10         8               7.3     0.7        6
DAYS >= .50         5               2.4     2.6        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.7    -0.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.25   04/14 TO 04/15

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            5.9   5
                        0
TOTALS            1.4               0.3     1.1      0.0
SINCE 7/1        21.2              13.0     8.2      3.4
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   04/09                          0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.8   04/09 TO 04/09

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     423               313     110      132
 SINCE 7/1       4410              4489     -79     3372
COOLING TOTAL       8                20     -12       66
 SINCE 1/1         15                22      -7       75
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/260    DATE  04/03
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    56/280    DATE  04/03

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           15
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     61

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM         1        MIXED PRECIP            0
HEAVY RAIN           4        RAIN                    7
LIGHT RAIN          14        FREEZING RAIN           0
LT FREEZING RAIN     0        HAIL                    0
HEAVY SNOW           0        SNOW                    1
LIGHT SNOW           4        SLEET                   0
FOG                 15        FOG W/VIZ <= 1/4 MILE   2
HAZE                 5

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

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