Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS
930 AM CDT THU SEP 01 2022

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

CORRECTED MONTHLY PRECIPITATION EXTREMES

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1946 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            102   08/22/1980
 LOW              60   08/30/1968
HIGHEST           95   08/16         MM      MM       98  08/22
                       08/30
                                                          08/24
LOWEST            74   08/04         MM      MM       72  08/06
                       08/11
                       08/20
AVG. MAXIMUM    89.1               91.3    M2.2     92.8
AVG. MINIMUM    76.4               76.6    M0.2     77.7
MEAN            82.8               84.0    M1.2     85.3
DAYS MAX >= 90    12               23.0   M11.0       25
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       18.61   2012
 MINIMUM        1.61   2011
TOTALS          7.40               6.91    0.49     5.38
DAILY AVG.      0.25               0.22    0.02     0.32
DAYS >= .01       19               13.6     5.4        3
DAYS >= .10       11                9.5     1.5        2
DAYS >= .50        3                4.3    M1.3        1
DAYS >= 1.00       1                2.1    M1.1        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   1.45   08/20 TO 08/20

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            MM   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      MM
 SNOW DEPTH       MM   MM
TOTALS           0.0                0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1        0.0                0.0     0.0       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.    MM                                  MM
DAYS >= TRACE      0                0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0        0                0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH       MM                                  MM  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      MM                                  MM

DEGREE DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      0                  0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1         0                  0       0       MM
COOLING TOTAL    557                587     M30      635
 SINCE 1/1      2572               2383     189       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/130    DATE  08/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/130    DATE  08/05

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.66
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            2
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             20
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     81

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             27     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               11     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               23     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      17     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      7

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

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