Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
326 AM CST FRI FEB 1 2019

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...THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2019...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2019

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              87   01/20/1916
 LOW               10   01/11/1982
                        01/12/1918
HIGHEST            77   01/08        MM      MM       73  01/21
LOWEST             31   01/25        MM      MM       16  01/17
                        01/24
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.9              62.1     0.8     56.5
AVG. MINIMUM     42.7              42.9    -0.2     36.8
MEAN             52.8              52.5     0.3     46.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        3
DAYS MIN <= 32      2               4.6    -2.6       14
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        16.74   1993
 MINIMUM         0.35   1928
TOTALS           4.00              5.67   -1.67     4.19
DAILY AVG.       0.13              0.18   -0.05     0.14
DAYS >= .01         9               9.8    -0.8        8
DAYS >= .10         4               6.8    -2.8        6
DAYS >= .50         3               3.5    -0.5        3
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.9    -0.9        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.18   01/03 TO 01/03

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   5
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.3
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      2.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   01/30 TO 01/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     376               402     -26      560
 SINCE 7/1        903               956     -53     1097
COOLING TOTAL       3                14     -11        0
 SINCE 1/1          3                 9      -6        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/330    DATE  01/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/320    DATE  01/19

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           14
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              6
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
  0
  5
  0
  0
  0
  0
  2
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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