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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY FL
300 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

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...THE FORT MYERS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2015...

         ...WARMEST APRIL SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1902...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1902 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
ALL-TIME APRIL RECORD
 HIGH              96   04/30/1986
 LOW               39   04/08/1950

APRIL 2015
HIGHEST            93   04/27        MM      MM       92  04/29
LOWEST             60   04/01        MM      MM       56  04/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     88.4              84.6     3.8     85.0
AVG. MINIMUM     69.2              63.1     6.1     64.8
MEAN             78.8              73.8     5.0     74.9
DAYS MAX >= 90     12               3.0     9.0        4
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)
ALL-TIME APRIL RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.42   1939
 MINIMUM            T   1970
                        1967
                        1903

APRIL 2015
TOTALS           2.00              2.18   -0.18     0.93
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.07    0.00     0.03
DAYS >= .01         7               4.2     2.8        3
DAYS >= .10         4               3.1     0.9        2
DAYS >= .50         2               1.4     0.6        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.6    -0.6        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.08   04/28 TO 04/29

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 3      -3        0
 SINCE 7/1        231               287     -56      178
COOLING TOTAL     422               269     153      305
 SINCE 1/1        875               630     245      727
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/030    DATE  04/28
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/030    DATE  04/28

SKY COVER (DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CLOUDS ABOVE 12000 FEET)
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           21
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              9
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              7     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       8     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      0
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REMARKS
THE AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE AT FORT MYERS - PAGE FIELD FOR THE
MONTH OF APRIL 2015 WAS 78.8 DEGREES. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF
77.7 DEGREES SET IN 2011...1991 AND 1947.

THE APRIL 2015 MONTHLY RAINFALL TOTAL OF 2.00 INCHES RANKS AS THE
66TH DRIEST/43RD WETTEST SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1902.


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

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