Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
341 AM EDT THU SEP 6 2018

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...THE FLINT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1921 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             101   08/24/1947
 LOW               37   08/29/1982
HIGHEST            94   08/05        MM      MM
LOWEST             51   08/23        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     82.7              79.7     3.0
AVG. MINIMUM     61.2              57.9     3.3
MEAN             71.9              68.8     3.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      2               1.5     0.5
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.04   1975
 MINIMUM         0.32   2010
TOTALS           7.69              3.18    4.51
DAILY AVG.       0.25              0.10    0.15
DAYS >= .01        14              10.0     4.0
DAYS >= .10        10               6.2     3.8
DAYS >= .50         5               2.1     2.9
DAYS >= 1.00        3               0.6     2.4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.90   08/18 TO 08/18
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   0
                        0
                        0
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       2                29     -27
 SINCE 7/1          4                44     -40
COOLING TOTAL     227               146      81
 SINCE 1/1        657               477     180

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/290    DATE  08/28
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/290    DATE  08/28

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           17
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     75



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

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       SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 2018


AUGUST 2018 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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PRECIPITATION
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    1.20"      3.00"      -1.80"     19TH DRIEST
FLINT AREA      7.69"      3.18"      +4.51"      4TH WETTEST
SAGINAW         8.02"      3.31"      +4.71"      4TH WETTEST


PRECIPITATION SINCE JANUARY 1*

                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    27.50"    22.43"      +5.07"     16TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA      25.49"    20.56"      +4.93"     19TH WETTEST
SAGINAW         22.25"    20.52"      +1.73"     27TH WETTEST

      *NORMAL TO DATE (AS OF AUGUST 31, 2018)

AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     75.8      72.0       +3.8        5TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA       71.9      68.8       +3.1       15TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          72.6      68.8       +3.8       11TH WARMEST

AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     84.7      81.4       +3.3       10TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA       82.7      79.7       +3.0       27TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          81.9      79.4       +2.5       28TH WARMEST

AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     75.8      72.0       +3.8        5TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA       61.2      57.9       +3.3       13TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          63.3      58.3       +5.0        4TH WARMEST


DETROIT AREA HAS A CLIMATE RECORD DATING TO NOVEMBER 1874
FLINT AREA HAS A CLIMATE RECORD DATING TO JANUARY 1921
SAGINAW HAS A CLIMATE RECORD DATING TO 1912



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