Climatological Report (Annual)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
1000 AM EST SAT JAN 01 2022

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...THE ALBANY NY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2021...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1874 TO 2021

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART   LAST YEAR`S
                VALUE   DATE(S)   VALUE   FROM     VALUE DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH            104   07/04/1911
 LOW             -28   01/19/1971
HIGHEST           92   06/29                          95  06/22
LOWEST            -7   01/31                          -4  12/19
AVG. MAXIMUM    58.0               59.4    -1.4     60.3
AVG. MINIMUM    39.8               39.4     0.4     40.9
MEAN            48.9               49.4    -0.5     50.6
DAYS MAX >= 90     4                9.6    -5.6       13
DAYS MAX <= 32    45               41.1     3.9       21
DAYS MIN <= 32   137              135.7     1.3      122
DAYS MIN <= 0      3                6.8    -3.8        2

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM       56.78   1871
 MINIMUM       21.55   1964
TOTALS         45.36              40.68    4.68    37.06
DAILY AVG.      0.12                                0.10
DAYS >= .01      139              139.2    -0.2
DAYS >= .10       90               80.7     9.3
DAYS >= .50       28               27.5     0.5
DAYS >= 1.00       8                7.9     0.1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   2.04   09/23 TO 09/24

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 24 HR TOTAL    30.4   03/12/1888 TO 03/12/1888
 SNOW DEPTH       36   01/01/1970
                       12/29/1969
                       12/28/1969
TOTALS          32.7               59.2   -26.5     46.9
SINCE 7/1        5.5               16.2   -10.7     27.5
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     0
DAYS >= TRACE     72               34.5    37.5       49
DAYS >= 1.0       13               14.6    -1.6        7
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        8   02/02                          19  12/18
                       02/03
 24 HR TOTAL     6.9   02/01 TO 02/02

DEGREE DAYS
HEATING TOTAL   6266               6357     -91     5960
 SINCE 7/1      2052               2364    -312     2477
COOLING TOTAL    523                721    -198      818
 SINCE 1/1       523                719    -196      818
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/270    DATE  03/01
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    70/210    DATE  09/08


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             37     MIXED PRECIP               2
HEAVY RAIN               28     RAIN                      49
LIGHT RAIN              153     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN         13     HAIL                       2
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       9
LIGHT SNOW               71     SLEET                     12
FOG                     193     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     19
HAZE                     15

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

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