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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY FL
1055 PM EST MON NOV 2 2020

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...THE FORT MYERS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2020...

...TIED FOR 4TH WARMEST OCTOBER SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1902...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1902 TO 2020

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
ALL-TIME OCTOBER RECORD
 HIGH              95   10/08/2009
                        10/04/1990
                        10/01/1986
                        10/04/1926
 LOW               45   10/28/1957

OCTOBER 2020
HIGHEST            92   10/07        MM      MM       94  10/29
                                                          10/04
LOWEST             69   10/31        MM      MM       72  10/13
                                                          10/04
AVG. MAXIMUM     87.4              86.7     0.7     90.7
AVG. MINIMUM     73.4              69.1     4.3     75.0
MEAN             80.4              77.9     2.5     82.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      9               5.9     3.1       25
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)
ALL-TIME OCTOBER RECORD
 MAXIMUM        19.70   1924
 MINIMUM         0.05   1963

OCTOBER 2020
TOTALS           4.05              2.88    1.17     4.98
DAILY AVG.       0.13              0.09    0.04     0.16
DAYS >= .01        11               6.8     4.2        8
DAYS >= .10         8               4.1     3.9        6
DAYS >= .50         3               1.6     1.4        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.9    -0.9        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.90   10/06 TO 10/06

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 2      -2        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 2      -2        0
COOLING TOTAL     484               402      82      561
 SINCE 1/1       4286              3648     638     4045
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/050    DATE  10/20
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/080    DATE  10/20

SKY COVER (DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CLOUDS ABOVE 12000 FEET)
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           20
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     81

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP                0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                        8
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN               0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                        0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                        0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                       0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE       0
HAZE                      1
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REMARKS
THE OCTOBER 2020 MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 80.4 DEGREES TIES
WITH 1919 AS THE 4TH WARMEST OCTOBER SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1902.
THE WARMEST OCTOBER HAD AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 82.9 DEGREES
WHICH OCCURRED IN 2019 WHILE THE COOLEST OCTOBER HAD AN AVERAGE
TEMPERATURE OF 72.5 DEGREES IN 1903.

THE OCTOBER 2020 MONTHLY RAINFALL TOTAL OF 4.05 INCHES RANKS AS
THE 38TH WETTEST/76TH DRIEST OCTOBER SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1902.


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

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