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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
903 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

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...THE DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON SC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1870 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              83   02/27/1962
 LOW                7   02/14/1899
HIGHEST            72   02/22
LOWEST             23   02/20
AVG. MAXIMUM     55.6              59.6    -4.0
AVG. MINIMUM     37.7              45.5    -7.8
MEAN             46.7              52.6    -5.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      5               1.3     3.7
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.96   1939
 MINIMUM         0.28   1950
TOTALS           4.01              2.51    1.50
DAYS >= .01        10               8.0     2.0
DAYS >= .10         7               4.8     2.2
DAYS >= .50         3               1.7     1.3
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.6     0.4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.28   02/25

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     507               351     156
 SINCE 7/1       1481              1430      51
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    27/200    DATE  02/17
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/200    DATE  02/17



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

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RECORDS ESTABLISHED DURING THE MONTH:

*FEB 19 - RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 36 DEGREES
*FEB 20 - RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 23 DEGREES
*FEB 20 - RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 38 DEGREES

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