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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1025 AM EDT THU NOV 1 2018

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...THE WILMINGTON NORTH CAROLINA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 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              95   10/03/1986
                        10/05/1954
 LOW               27   10/27/1962
HIGHEST            93   10/05        MM      MM       89  10/12
LOWEST             38   10/22        MM      MM       40  10/30
AVG. MAXIMUM     77.7              75.7     2.0     78.4
AVG. MINIMUM     58.1              54.6     3.5     58.2
MEAN             67.9              65.2     2.7     68.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      2               0.2     1.8        0
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)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        15.91   2015
 MINIMUM         0.02   1943
TOTALS           2.50              3.89   -1.39     6.51
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.13   -0.05
DAYS >= .01         8               9.0    -1.0
DAYS >= .10         5               4.9     0.1
DAYS >= .50         1               2.2    -1.2
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.1    -0.1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.74   10/26 TO 10/26

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   10/31 TO 10/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      96                92       4       62
 SINCE 7/1         96                97      -1
COOLING TOTAL     191                97      94      169
 SINCE 1/1       2488              2014     474

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/16/1876
 LATEST       04/21/1983
EARLIEST                        11/18
LATEST                          03/20
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.4
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/348
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/250    DATE  10/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    54/230    DATE  10/11

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           20
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      2

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

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