Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
551 PM EDT WED JUN 02 2021

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...THE ELKINS WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2021...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1899 TO 2021

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART   LAST YEAR`S
                VALUE   DATE(S)   VALUE   FROM     VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             93   05/19/1996
 LOW              20   05/03/1978
                       05/07/1970
                       05/10/1966
HIGHEST           87   05/25                          86
LOWEST            29   05/01                          26
                       05/13
AVG. MAXIMUM    70.8               73.4    -2.6     69.2
AVG. MINIMUM    44.0               47.0    -3.0     46.0
MEAN            57.4               60.2    -2.8     57.6
DAYS MAX >= 90     0                0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     0                0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX >= 80     8                                   9
DAYS MIN <= 32     4                2.1     1.9        6
DAYS MIN <= 0      0                0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 10     0                                   0
DAYS MIN <= -5     0                                   0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM       15.76   1996
 MINIMUM        1.35   1939
TOTALS          3.21               5.14   -1.93     3.80
DAILY AVG.      0.10               0.17   -0.07     0.12
DAYS >= .01       13               16.0    -3.0       19
DAYS >= .10        6               10.5    -4.5        9
DAYS >= .50        2                3.2    -1.2        3
DAYS >= 1.00       1                0.9     0.1        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   1.08   05/28 TO 05/29               0.97

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           1.5   2020
 24 HR TOTAL     1.5   05/08/2020 TO 05/08/2020
 SNOW DEPTH        1   05/09/2020
TOTALS           0.0                0.0     0.0      1.5
SINCE 7/1       55.2               68.9   -13.7       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     0                                   0
DAYS >= TRACE      0                0.0     0.0        2
DAYS >= 1.0        0                0.0     0.0        1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        0                                   1
 24 HR TOTAL      MM                                 1.5

DEGREE DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    258                187      71      271
 SINCE 7/1      5273               5407    -134       MM
COOLING TOTAL     31                 38      -7       49
 SINCE 1/1        31                 43     -12       MM

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        10/17
LATEST                          05/13
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    24/280    DATE  05/09
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/230    DATE  05/26

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.45
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          6

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     61

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      22     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      7
HAZE                     18

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

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