Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
917 AM EDT MON SEP 2 2019

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...THE NORTH CHARLESTON SC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2019...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1938 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             105   08/01/1999
 LOW               56   08/18/1979
HIGHEST            98   08/10                         95  08/09
                        08/09                             08/08
LOWEST             66   08/26                         69  08/24
AVG. MAXIMUM     90.1              89.5     0.6     90.6
AVG. MINIMUM     73.6              72.3     1.3     74.1
MEAN             81.9              80.9     1.0     82.4
DAYS MAX >= 90     18              14.7     3.3       22
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        17.24   1940
 MINIMUM         0.73   1980
TOTALS           5.31              7.15   -1.84     3.93
DAYS >= .01         7              13.2    -6.2       14
DAYS >= .10         4               9.4    -5.4       11
DAYS >= .50         3               4.7    -1.7        2
DAYS >= 1.00        3               2.1     0.9        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.85

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   0
                        0
                        0
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     532               493      39      549
 SINCE 1/1       2088              1805     283     2122
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/350
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/020


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             15     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN               17     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                      2

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

&&

RECORDS ESTABLISHED AT THE CHARLESTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT DURING
THE MONTH:

*AUG 9 - RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 98 DEGREES
*AUG 16 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 78 DEGREES

$$



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