Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
443 PM EST MON NOV 02 2020

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...THE NORTH CHARLESTON SC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2020...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1938 TO 2020

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART   LAST YEAR`S
                VALUE   DATE(S)   VALUE   FROM     VALUE DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             94   10/04/2019
                       10/05/1986
                       10/05/1954
 LOW              27   10/29/1976
                       10/30/1952
HIGHEST           88   10/08                          94  10/04
LOWEST            51   10/31                          49  10/17
AVG. MAXIMUM    80.7               77.1     3.6     81.3
AVG. MINIMUM    63.0               56.8     6.2     62.7
MEAN            71.9               66.9     5.0     72.0
DAYS MAX >= 90     0                0.3    -0.3        3
DAYS MAX <= 32     0                0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     0                0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0      0                0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM       18.91   2015
 MINIMUM           T   2000
TOTALS          2.13               3.75   -1.62     3.40
DAYS >= .01        6                7.3    -1.3        9
DAYS >= .10        4                4.7    -0.7        5
DAYS >= .50        1                2.3    -1.3        2
DAYS >= 1.00       1                1.0     0.0        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   1.56   10/10 TO 10/11

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS           0.0                0.0     0.0
SINCE 7/1        0.0                0.0     0.0

DEGREE DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      6                 66     -60       10
 SINCE 7/1         7                 69     -62       10
COOLING TOTAL    226                126     100      233
 SINCE 1/1      2579               2264     315     2757
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/210
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/210


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      19     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      2

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

&&

RECORDS ESTABLISHED AT THE CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT DURING
THE MONTH:

*3RD WARMEST OCTOBER ON RECORD
*OCT 25 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 68 DEGREES
*OCT 29 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 74 DEGREES

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