Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORL
1109 AM CST TUE MAR 6 2018

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...THE NEW ORLEANS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1946 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              85   02/26/1972
 LOW                7   02/13/1899
HIGHEST            84   02/22        MM      MM       81  02/08
                        02/21
LOWEST             44   02/03        MM      MM       44  02/17
AVG. MAXIMUM     76.4              65.4    11.0     73.0
AVG. MINIMUM     59.7              48.0    11.7     55.8
MEAN             68.1              56.7    11.4     64.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.9    -0.9        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           3.09              5.30   -2.21     2.74
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.19   -0.08     0.10
DAYS >= .01        12               8.8     3.2        6
DAYS >= .10         7               5.8     1.2        4
DAYS >= .50         3               3.4    -0.4        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.7    -1.7        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.84   02/23 TO 02/23           02/07 TO 02/07
                                                          02/06 TO 02/07
                                                          02/07 TO 02/07

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1           T                 T     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        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   02/28 TO 02/28           02/28 TO 02/28
                                                          02/07 TO 02/07
                                                          02/07 TO 02/07

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      51               253    -202       75
 SINCE 7/1        999              1109    -110      561
COOLING TOTAL     145                21     124       68
 SINCE 1/1        149                37     112      120
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/150    DATE  02/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/150    DATE  02/21

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            0
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             18
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     81

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      23     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
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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...2018 WAS THE WARMEST FEBRUARY ON RECORD WITH AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 68.1 WHICH BROKE THE PREVIOUS RECORD OF 64.4 FROM 2017.

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