Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
1138 AM EDT TUE MAY 1 2018

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...THE INDIANAPOLIS IN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 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              90   04/30/1942
                        04/24/1925
 LOW               18   04/09/1997
                        04/08/1972
                        04/13/1950
HIGHEST            79   04/13                         83  04/26
LOWEST             24   04/08                         33  04/08
                        04/05
AVG. MAXIMUM     57.4              63.4    -6.0     69.6
AVG. MINIMUM     36.8              42.7    -5.9     49.0
MEAN             47.1              53.0    -5.9     59.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     14               3.8    10.2        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.60   1893
 MINIMUM         0.98   1976
TOTALS           5.41              3.81    1.60     5.60
DAILY AVG.       0.18              0.13    0.05     0.19
DAYS >= .01        10              12.0    -2.0       11
DAYS >= .10         5               7.6    -2.6        8
DAYS >= .50         2               2.8    -0.8        3
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.8     0.2        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.90   04/03 TO 04/03

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            6.9   1886
 SNOW DEPTH         3   04/18/1953
                        04/06/1920
TOTALS            2.6               0.2     2.4      0.0
SINCE 7/1        23.2              25.9    -2.7      9.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= 1.0         1               0.1     0.9        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   04/02                          0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      2.1   04/01 TO 04/01               0.0  MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     537               372     165      190
 SINCE 7/1       5305              5222      83     4125
COOLING TOTAL       6                13      -7       30
 SINCE 1/1         11                15      -4       32
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/270    DATE  04/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    55/230    DATE  04/03

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            3
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             15
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         12

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     61

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP              0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                      3
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN             0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                      1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                      2
LIGHT SNOW                8     SLEET                     0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     1
HAZE                      3

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

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