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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY FL
1035 AM EDT SAT SEP 03 2022

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...THE SARASOTA BRADENTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2022...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1911 TO 2022

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART   LAST YEAR`S
                VALUE   DATE(S)   VALUE   FROM     VALUE DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
ALL-TIME AUGUST RECORD
 HIGH            101   08/01/1972
 LOW              64   08/30/1930

AUGUST 2022
HIGHEST           96   08/20         MM      MM       96  08/18
LOWEST            71   08/03         MM      MM       73  08/12
                       08/08
AVG. MAXIMUM    90.5               91.5    -1.0     90.4
AVG. MINIMUM    75.4               75.3     0.1     76.4
MEAN            82.9               83.4    -0.5     83.4
DAYS MAX >= 90    22               22.1    -0.1       22
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 AUGUST RECORD
 MAXIMUM       24.42   1981
 MINIMUM        2.51   1938

AUGUST 2022
TOTALS          8.91               9.11   -0.20     9.33
DAILY AVG.      0.29               0.29   -0.00     0.30
DAYS >= .01       22               17.5     4.5       18
DAYS >= .10       13               11.7     1.3       13
DAYS >= .50        7                5.1     1.9        7
DAYS >= 1.00       3                2.2     0.8        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   1.89   08/08 TO 08/09


DEGREE DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      0                  0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1         0                  0       0       MM
COOLING TOTAL    563                570      -7      576
 SINCE 1/1      2772               2543     229       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/150    DATE  08/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    57/130    DATE  08/08

SKY COVER (DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CLOUDS ABOVE 12000 FEET)
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.16
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           29
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              1
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     76

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             24     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                9     RAIN                      14
LIGHT RAIN               23     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                      3
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REMARKS
THE AUGUST 2022 MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 82.9 DEGREES TIES
WITH 2008 AND 1958 AS THE 26TH WARMEST AUGUST SINCE RECORDS BEGAN
IN 1911. THE WARMEST AUGUST HAD AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF
85.2 DEGREES IN 2020 WHILE THE COOLEST AUGUST HAD AN AVERAGE
TEMPERATURE OF 79.6 DEGREES IN 1911.

THE AUGUST 2022 MONTHLY RAINFALL TOTAL OF 8.91 INCHES RANKS AS
THE 46TH WETTEST/67TH DRIEST AUGUST SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1911.


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

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