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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
938 AM EDT THU SEP 01 2022

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...THE RALEIGH NC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2022...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1991 TO 2020
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1887 TO 2022

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART   LAST YEAR`S
                VALUE   DATE(S)   VALUE   FROM     VALUE
                                          NORMAL
..............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH            105   08/21/2007
                       08/18/1988
                       04/01/20688
 LOW              46   08/30/1965
HIGHEST           97   08/09                         100
                       08/10
LOWEST            61   08/13                          61
AVG. MAXIMUM    90.3               88.7     1.6     90.8
AVG. MINIMUM    69.5               68.9     0.6     70.7
MEAN            79.9               78.8     1.1     80.8
DAYS MAX >= 90    19                                  21
DAYS MAX <= 32     0                                   0
DAYS MIN <= 32     0                                   0
DAYS MIN <= 0      0                                   0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM       12.18   1986
TOTALS          0.91               4.71   -3.80     3.27
DAYS >= .01        9
DAYS >= .10        1
DAYS >= .50        1
DAYS >= 1.00       0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   0.63   08/21 TO 08/22

DEGREE DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      0                  0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1         0                  0       0       MM
COOLING TOTAL    468                428      40      494
 SINCE 1/1      1778               1496     282       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    22/220    DATE  08/25
                                22/080          08/27
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    30/080    DATE  08/27

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.63
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            2
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             21
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              8     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      0

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

RECORDS FOR RALEIGH, NC:

A RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 77 DEGREES WAS SET AT RALEIGH,
NC ON AUGUST 5TH. THIS BROKE THE OLD RECORD OF 76 DEGREES SET IN
2011.

AUGUST 2022 IS TIED FOR THE SECOND DRIEST AUGUST ON RECORD WITH A
MONTHLY TOTAL RAINFALL OF 0.91 INCHES. THIS TIES THE RECORD SET IN
2007.

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