Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
341 AM EST SUN NOV 01 2020

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...THE BECKLEY WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2020...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1893 TO 2020

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART   LAST YEAR`S
                VALUE   DATE(S)   VALUE   FROM     VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             91   10/03/2019
                       10/01/2019
                       09/02/1953
 LOW              18   10/23/1997
                       10/28/1976
                       10/21/1974
HIGHEST           79   10/22                          91
LOWEST            30   10/17                          32
                       10/31
AVG. MAXIMUM    65.6               63.3     2.3     68.6
AVG. MINIMUM    46.8               43.1     3.7     46.9
MEAN            56.2               53.2     3.0     57.7
DAYS MAX >= 90     0                0.0     0.0        2
DAYS MAX <= 32     0                0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX >= 80     0                                  MM
DAYS MIN <= 32     2                4.1    -2.1        1
DAYS MIN <= 0      0                0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 10     0                                  MM
DAYS MIN <= -5     0                                  MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        9.33   1924
 MINIMUM        0.14   1963
TOTALS          3.02               2.57    0.45     6.84
DAILY AVG.      0.10               0.08    0.02     0.22
DAYS >= .01       12               10.1     1.9       13
DAYS >= .10        5                5.9    -0.9        9
DAYS >= .50        1                1.4    -0.4        5
DAYS >= 1.00       1                0.3     0.7        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   1.79   10/28 TO 10/29               1.55

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL          22.9   2012
 24 HR TOTAL    12.9   10/30/2012 TO 10/30/2012
 SNOW DEPTH       16   10/30/2012
TOTALS           0.0                0.4    -0.4        T
SINCE 7/1        0.0                0.4    -0.4       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     3                                   0
DAYS >= TRACE      0                0.3    -0.3        1
DAYS >= 1.0        0                0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH       90R  10/09                           0
 24 HR TOTAL      MM                                   T

DEGREE DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    267                372    -105      256
 SINCE 7/1       380                507    -127      266
COOLING TOTAL      3                  6      -3       40
 SINCE 1/1       797                556     241      948

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST      10/17             MM
LATEST                          05/10
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    22/220    DATE  10/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/210    DATE  10/15

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.45
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           15
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     76

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
HAZE                      0

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

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