Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLMARA

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
333 AM CDT THU SEP 01 2022

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...THE NEW IBERIA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2022...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1948 TO 2022

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART   LAST YEAR`S
                VALUE   DATE(S)   VALUE   FROM     VALUE DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH            644   08/10/2021
 LOW              59   08/14/2004
                       08/12/1967
                       08/22/1961
HIGHEST           95   08/17         MM      MM       98  08/24
                                                          08/25
LOWEST            73   08/04         MM      MM       69  08/05
                       08/09
                       08/24
AVG. MAXIMUM    89.7               92.4    -2.7     91.7
AVG. MINIMUM    74.5               74.0     0.5     74.4
MEAN            82.1               83.2    -1.1     83.1
DAYS MAX >= 90    18               25.2    -7.2       23
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)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM       29.67   2016
 MINIMUM        0.96   1990
TOTALS          8.68               6.37    2.31     4.93
DAILY AVG.      0.28               0.21    0.07     0.16
DAYS >= .01       20               14.4     5.6       16
DAYS >= .10       16                9.2     6.8        9
DAYS >= .50        6                3.5     2.5        4
DAYS >= 1.00       3                1.4     1.6        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   2.24   08/18 TO 08/19

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           0.0   5
TOTALS            MM                 MM      MM       MM
SINCE 7/1         MM                 MM      MM       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.    MM                                  MM
DAYS >= 1.0       MM                 MM      MM       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH       MM                                  MM  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      MM

DEGREE DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      0                  0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1         0                  0       0       MM
COOLING TOTAL    540                564     -24      569
 SINCE 1/1      2365               2214     151       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/170    DATE  08/09
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/170    DATE  08/09

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.24
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           23
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     78

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             24     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               13     RAIN                      15
LIGHT RAIN               24     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      21     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      4

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

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