Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
337 PM EDT FRI MAY 1 2015

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...THE SAVANNAH GA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 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              95   04/27/1986
                        04/17/1967
 LOW               28   04/08/2007
HIGHEST            89   04/10                         90  04/28
LOWEST             48   04/05                         43  04/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     80.0              77.6     2.4     79.3
AVG. MINIMUM     60.6              53.6     7.0     56.9
MEAN             70.3              65.6     4.7     68.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               1.0    -1.0        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.57   1991
 MINIMUM         0.16   1892
TOTALS           6.52              3.07    3.45     5.55
DAYS >= .01        11               6.8     4.2        8
DAYS >= .10         6               4.2     1.8        6
DAYS >= .50         4               1.9     2.1        4
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.8     1.2        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.94   04/25

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.3    -0.3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      12                76     -64
 SINCE 7/1       1691              1803    -112
COOLING TOTAL     179                94      85
 SINCE 1/1        242               136     106
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    51/280
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    81/280


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      1

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

&&

RECORDS ESTABLISHED DURING THE MONTH:

*APR 14- RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 70 DEGREES

3RD WARMEST APRIL ON RECORD WITH A MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF
70.3 DEGREES.

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