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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
349 PM EST THU JAN 1 2015

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...THE NORTH CHARLESTON SC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1938 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             105   08/01/1999
 LOW                6   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            99   08/23                         97  08/12
                        08/22
LOWEST             17   01/25                         27  03/04
                        01/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     77.0              76.2     0.8     76.5
AVG. MINIMUM     56.7              55.6     1.1     56.7
MEAN             66.8              65.9     0.9     66.6
DAYS MAX >= 90     84              55.2    28.8       48
DAYS MAX <= 32      1               0.4     0.6        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     24              24.4    -0.4       19
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        72.99   1964
 MINIMUM        30.31   1954
TOTALS          53.00             51.03    1.97    58.11
DAILY AVG.       0.15              0.14    0.01     0.16
DAYS >= .01       109             112.7    -3.7      109
DAYS >= .10        84              74.4     9.6       66
DAYS >= .50        38              33.4     4.6       36
DAYS >= 1.00       15              14.8     0.2       21
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    4.04   08/09 TO 08/10

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS              T               0.5    -0.5        T
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.3    -0.3      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE       2               0.5     1.5        1
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1971              1977      -6     1748
 SINCE 7/1        696               738     -42      600
COOLING TOTAL    2769              2304     465     2463
 SINCE 1/1       2769              2304     465     2463

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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/330    DATE  03/30
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/300    DATE  03/12


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             54     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               47     RAIN                      55
LIGHT RAIN              146     FREEZING RAIN              3
LT FREEZING RAIN          4     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      2
FOG                     175     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     19
HAZE                     31

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

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