Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
704 PM EST FRI MAR 1 2019

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...THE WILMINGTON NORTH CAROLINA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2018 TO 2/28/2019...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2019

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              85   02/28/1962
 LOW                0   12/25/1989
HIGHEST            83   02/07        MM      MM       82
LOWEST             19   01/22        MM      MM       11
AVG. MAXIMUM     60.8              58.5     2.3     59.9
AVG. MINIMUM     40.5              37.1     3.4     38.5
MEAN             50.7              47.8     2.9     49.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.5    -0.5        2
DAYS MIN <= 32     27              29.0    -2.0       32
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.51   2018
 MINIMUM        10.75   2007
TOTALS          10.80             11.00   -0.20    12.51
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.12    0.00     0.14
DAYS >= .01        31              29.1     1.9       30
DAYS >= .10        17              18.7    -1.7       19
DAYS >= .50         7               7.7    -0.7        7
DAYS >= 1.00        4               2.9     1.1        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.97                               2.98

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            3.8   2018
 24 HR TOTAL      3.4
TOTALS            0.0               1.5    -1.5      3.8
SINCE 7/1         0.0               1.5    -1.5      3.8
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.4    -0.4        1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             4  01/04
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   MM                           3.4

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1295              1560    -265     1464
 SINCE 7/1       1681              1929    -248       MM
COOLING TOTAL      15                11       4       38
 SINCE 1/1         14                 5       9       38
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/307
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/220    DATE  12/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/220    DATE  12/21

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           45
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             21
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         23

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                      17
LIGHT RAIN               35     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      46     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     14
HAZE                      6

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

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