Climate Data
Monthly Numbers
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Climate Summary (May 2013)
 
...THE PINE BLUFF CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1883 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             100   05/29/1926
 LOW               35   05/04/2013
HIGHEST            89   05/20        81       8       94  05/29
LOWEST             35R  05/04        61     -26       55  05/23
                                                          05/10
AVG. MAXIMUM     79.1              81.8    -2.7     86.1
AVG. MINIMUM     59.8              61.3    -1.5     63.6
MEAN             69.4              71.5    -2.1     74.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               2.9    -2.9       10
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        15.71   1905
 MINIMUM         0.33   1886
TOTALS           7.17              5.05    2.12     2.21
DAILY AVG.       0.23              0.16    0.07     0.07
DAYS >= .01        13              11.3     1.7        7
DAYS >= .10         9                                  6
DAYS >= .50         3                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        2               1.4     0.6        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.54   05/16 TO 05/17

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SINCE 7/1         2.1               3.1    -1.0      0.5
 LIQUID 7/1      0.21              0.30   -0.09     0.05
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      61                17      44        1
 SINCE 7/1       2957              2881      76     2207
COOLING TOTAL     204               220     -16      314
 SINCE 1/1        267               307     -40      502

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/10/2000
 LATEST       04/25/1910
EARLIEST                        11/12
LATEST                          03/16
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/320    DATE  05/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/320    DATE  05/21

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           15
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      2

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

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...DATA FOR PINE BLUFF FOR MAY 2013...

.SUMMARY...
NORTHERLY AND NORTHWESTERLY WIND FLOW OVER THE REGION DURING A GOOD
PORTION OF THE MONTH ALLOWED FOR THE COOLEST MAY IN SEVERAL YEARS.
DAILY TEMPERATURES WERE LARGELY CLOSE TO SEASONAL AVERAGES...HOWEVER
VERY COLD AIR DURING THE 3RD THROUGH THE 5TH ASSURED THAT THE MONTH
WOULD FINISH BELOW AVERAGE IN TERMS OF TEMPERATURE. HIGH TEMPERATURES
DURING THIS TIME PERIOD WERE SOME OF THE COLDEST EVER RECORDED IN THE
MONTH OF MAY AT PINE BLUFF.

RAINFALL DURING THE MONTH WAS THE MOST FOR MAY IN FOUR YEARS.

.MONTHLY TEMPERATURES...
THE AVERAGE MONTHLY HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 2009.

THE AVERAGE MONTHLY LOW TEMPERATURE WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 2002.

THE AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 1997.

.DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES...
ABOVE NORMAL ON 13 DAYS...AT NORMAL ON TWO DAYS...AND BELOW NORMAL ON
16 DAYS. ON MAY 3RD...THE DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 22 DEGREES
BELOW NORMAL.

.NUMBER OF DAYS WITH...
TEMPERATURES AT OR ABOVE 90...0...FIRST TIME SINCE 2007.
TEMPERATURES AT OR ABOVE 80...19...THE FEWEST SINCE 2009.
TEMPERATURES BELOW 50...4...THE MOST SINCE 2011.
TEMPERATURES AT OR BELOW 40...1...THE MOST SINCE 1909.

.DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

DATE   RECORD TYPE                NEW RECORD  PREVIOUS RECORD
 3RD   COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE   52 IN 2013  60 IN 2002...1954
       LOW TEMPERATURE            40 IN 2013  41 IN 1918
 4TH   LOW TEMPERATURE            35 IN 2013  41 IN 1954
 5TH   LOW TEMPERATURE            41 IN 2013  42 IN 1976...1900
31ST   HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    74 IN 2013  73 IN 2011...1998...1951

THE LOW TEMPERATURE OF 35 ON THE 4TH WAS THE COLDEST IN THE MONTH
OF MAY SINCE 1909...AND THE COLDEST ON RECORD FOR THE MONTH.

.MONTHLY TEMPERATURE RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

RECORD TYPE                 NEW RECORD/DATE    PREVIOUS RECORD/DATE
COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE    52 MAY 3RD 2013   56 MAY 2ND 2011
ALL-TIME RECORD LOW         35 MAY 4TH 2013   36 MAY 2ND 1909
COLDEST DAILY AVG. TEMP.    46.0 MAY 3RD 2013   49.5 MAY 1ST 1909

.RAINFALL...
IT WAS THE WETTEST MAY SINCE 2009.

.DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

DATE         NEW RECORD           PREVIOUS RECORD
17TH        3.12 IN 2013           1.60 IN 1910

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