Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLMHOU

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
806 AM CDT SUN APR 1 2018

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...THE HOUSTON INTERCONTINENTAL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   03/30/1946
 LOW               21   03/03/1943
HIGHEST            85   03/25        73      12       87  03/27
                        03/19
                        03/16
LOWEST             44   03/14        51      -7       43  03/14
                        03/13
                        03/09
AVG. MAXIMUM     77.7              73.0     4.7     77.9
AVG. MINIMUM     57.4              52.5     4.9     58.5
MEAN             67.6              62.7     4.9     68.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.6    -0.6        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.66   1922
 MINIMUM            T   1916
TOTALS           2.97              3.41   -0.44     5.63
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.11   -0.01     0.18
DAYS >= .01         6               8.8    -2.8        9
DAYS >= .10         2               4.8    -2.8        5
DAYS >= .50         2               2.1    -0.1        4
DAYS >= 1.00        2               1.0     1.0        3

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   1992
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.8               0.1     0.7      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                  0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   03/31 TO 03/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      58               141     -83       52
 SINCE 7/1       1184              1329    -145      652
COOLING TOTAL     144                71      73      158
 SINCE 1/1        232               109     123      337
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.0
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/134
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/360    DATE  03/28
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/330    DATE  03/28

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                      13
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      5

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.
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...THE HOUSTON/HOBBY AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1930 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   03/30/1946
 LOW               22   03/03/1943
HIGHEST            85   03/19                         85  03/22
                        03/10                             03/01
LOWEST             47   03/21                         46  03/14
                        03/13
AVG. MAXIMUM     76.3              72.4     3.9     77.1
AVG. MINIMUM     58.7              54.3     4.4     60.8
MEAN             67.5              63.3     4.2     69.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.77   2007
 MINIMUM         0.78   2011
TOTALS           1.93              3.20   -1.27     8.15
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.10   -0.04     0.26
DAYS >= .01         5               8.0    -3.0        9
DAYS >= .10         3               4.7    -1.7        6
DAYS >= .50         1               1.9    -0.9        4
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.1    -0.1        2

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         1.5                 T     1.5      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                  0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   03/31 TO 03/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      53               121     -68       42
 SINCE 7/1       1092              1191     -99      540
COOLING TOTAL     138                69      69      172
 SINCE 1/1        229               107     122      359
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.4
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/137
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/310    DATE  03/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/310    DATE  03/29

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       13
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      3

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

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