Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
904 AM EDT THU APR 2 2015

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...THE NORTH CHARLESTON SC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1938 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              90   03/10/1974
                        03/18/1963
 LOW               15   03/03/1980
HIGHEST            86   03/17                         84  03/11
LOWEST             30   03/07                         33  03/26
                                                          03/14
                                                          03/04
AVG. MAXIMUM     70.6              69.6     1.0     66.3
AVG. MINIMUM     49.2              46.7     2.5     43.6
MEAN             59.9              58.1     1.8     55.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               1.5    -0.5        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.11   1983
                        1959
 MINIMUM         0.33   1938
TOTALS           2.26              3.71   -1.45     4.93
DAYS >= .01        10               7.9     2.1       10
DAYS >= .10         7               5.1     1.9       10
DAYS >= .50         1               2.4    -1.4        4
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.3    -1.3        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.61   03/19

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0
SINCE 7/1           T               0.5    -0.5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     183               239     -56      314
 SINCE 7/1       1920              1875      45     1837
COOLING TOTAL      33                27       6        9
 SINCE 1/1         37                34       3       19
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/210
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/230


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      22     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      0

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

&&

RECORDS ESTABLISHED DURING THE MONTH:

*MAR 1  - RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 45 DEGREES
*MAR 11 - RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 85 DEGREES
*MAR 11 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 63 DEGREES
*MAR 29 - RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 58 DEGREES

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