Climatological Report (Annual)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
800 AM EST THU JAN 3 2019

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...THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT NC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1903 TO 2019

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             104   07/27/1914
                        06/12/1914
                        06/12/1911
 LOW               -8   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            95   07/11        MM      MM
                        07/03
                        06/19
LOWEST              6   01/18        MM      MM
                        01/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     69.7              69.2     0.5
AVG. MINIMUM     50.5              49.1     1.4
MEAN             60.1              59.1     1.0
DAYS MAX >= 90     42              28.8    13.2
DAYS MAX <= 32      8               3.0     5.0
DAYS MIN <= 32     73              65.3     7.7
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.1    -0.1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        62.32   2003
 MINIMUM        27.74   1941
TOTALS          64.11R            42.20   21.91
DAILY AVG.       0.17              0.12    0.05
DAYS >= .01       135             110.6    24.4
DAYS >= .10        84              71.9    12.1
DAYS >= .50        43              28.9    14.1
DAYS >= 1.00       18              10.8     7.2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    5.18   MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           32.5   1927
TOTALS           25.3              7.5    17.8      8.0
SINCE 7/1        12.8
DAYS >= TRACE      12
DAYS >= 1.0         4
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        10   12/10

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3648              3617      31
COOLING TOTAL    1953              1485     468
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/269
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/160    DATE  04/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/160    DATE  04/15

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           67
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            155
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY        142

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             56     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               52     RAIN                      63
LIGHT RAIN              165     FREEZING RAIN              3
LT FREEZING RAIN          3     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       8
LIGHT SNOW               11     SLEET                      5
FOG                     183     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     21
HAZE                     21



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

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A NEW RECORD ANNUAL RAINFALL FOR GREENSBORO AT 64.11 INCHES WAS SET
IN 2018. THE PREVIOUS ANNUAL RECORD FOR GREENSBORO WAS 62.32 INCHES,
SET IN 2003.


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