Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
1200 AM EDT TUE MAY 7 2019

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...THE BECKLEY WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 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
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              87   04/26/1949
                        04/25/1925
                        04/24/1925
 LOW                8   04/01/1923
HIGHEST            82   04/18                         83
LOWEST             19   04/01                         21
AVG. MAXIMUM     67.8              62.8     5.0     60.2
AVG. MINIMUM     45.0              41.4     3.6     37.3
MEAN             56.4              52.1     4.3     48.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      3               5.6    -2.6       13
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.07   1910
 MINIMUM         0.28   1976
TOTALS           2.84              3.36   -0.52     3.92
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.11   -0.02     0.13
DAYS >= .01        10              14.2    -4.2       14
DAYS >= .10         5               7.8    -2.8        9
DAYS >= .50         3               2.0     1.0        2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.4    -0.4        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.77   04/19 TO 04/19

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           18.6   1987
 24 HR TOTAL     13.1   04/03/1987 TO 04/03/1987
 SNOW DEPTH        15   04/06/1987
                        04/05/1987
TOTALS              T               2.9    -2.9      3.5
SINCE 7/1        40.3              61.9   -21.6     54.5
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       1               2.4    -1.4        4
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.8    -0.8        1
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        T   04/15 TO 04/15

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     259               396    -137      492
 SINCE 7/1       4679              5109    -430     5039
COOLING TOTAL       8                 9      -1       10
 SINCE 1/1          8                10      -2       12
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/270    DATE  04/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/260    DATE  04/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           11
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     62

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
  0
  8
  0
  0
  0
  0
  1
HAZE                      1

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

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