Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI, FL
932 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

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...THE FORT LAUDERDALE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1839 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              94   03/24/1948
 LOW               32   03/03/1980
                        03/02/1920
HIGHEST            91   03/27                         90
LOWEST             56   03/29                         56
AVG. MAXIMUM     81.6              79.8     1.8     81.2
AVG. MINIMUM     69.2              66.0     3.2     65.9
MEAN             75.4              72.9     2.5     73.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      1                                  1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.31   1970
 MINIMUM         0.03   2006
TOTALS           0.62              3.36   -2.74     2.66
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.11   -0.09     0.09
DAYS >= .01         8                                  7
DAYS >= .10         3                                  5
DAYS >= .50         0                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.21   03/07 TO 03/07              0.70

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 9      -9        1
 SINCE 7/1         97               111     -14       81
COOLING TOTAL     332               254      78      272
 SINCE 1/1        613               610       3      660
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/280    DATE  03/27
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/280    DATE  03/27

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            9
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             20
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          2

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     75

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     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.

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...............DATA FOR HOLLYWOOD...MARCH 2015..............
.....NORMALS USED FOR COMPARISON ARE FORT LAUDERDALE (FLL).....

...TEMPERATURE DATA...

AVERAGE FOR THE MONTH .... 75.1 OR 2.2 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.
AVERAGE MAXIMUM .......... 81.7 OR 1.9 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.
AVERAGE MINIMUM .......... 68.5 OR 2.5 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH: 89 DEGREES ON THE 24TH.
LOWEST  TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH: 57 DEGREES ON THE 29TH, 30TH.



...PRECIPITATION...

TOTAL FOR THE MONTH 7.36 INCHES OR 4.00 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.
TOTAL FOR THE YEAR 13.14 INCHES OR 3.19 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.
GREATEST 24-HOUR PERIOD RAINFALL 5.80 INCHES ON THE 1ST.

NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.01 INCHES OR MORE ... 4.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.10 INCHES OR MORE ... 4.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 0.50 INCHES OR MORE ... 2.
NUMBER OF DAYS HAVING 1.00 INCHES OR MORE ... 2.

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